CAI, BAS, CAS
About the Auctioneer
Award winning professional auctioneer Michael Chambers specializes in benefit auctions and fundraising. Michael’s customized mission-driven approach, engaging and heartfelt auctioneering style have raised millions of dollars for nonprofits and charitable organizations for over two decades. A committed educator, mentor and advocate for the auction industry, Mr. Chambers is an active leader in the National Auctioneers Association. In 2018 Michael has achieved the prestigious Certified Auctioneers Institute (CAI) designation, which is the highest level of educational designation for auctioneers, only three percent of auctioneers nationwide hold this professional designation. He also attained the Benefit Auction Specialist (BAS) designation in 2019. In 2017 Michael served as president of the Massachusetts Auctioneers Association. In 2014, Mr. Chambers was bestowed the Chuck Cumberlin Memorial Sportsmanship Award at the International Auctioneering Championship by his peers. Michael won the Massachusetts Auctioneering Bid Calling Championship in 2006. Michael is a nationally recognized expert in professional automobile auction services. Mr. Chambers was the 2019 Runner Up World Automobile Auctioneer Champion. He was awarded the Bernie Hart “Auctioneer of the Year” by the National Automobile Auction Association in 2014. As a leader in the auction industry, he has served as the President of the World Automobile Auctioneers Professional Association. Michael enjoys family time with his wife Kathleen and two children where they are active in outdoor activities, skiing, snowboarding, snowmobiling, fishing, water sports and roller coasters.