Our Team

Principals

  • Andrew Brunk – President, Auctioneer
  • Robert Brunk – President Emeritus, Auctioneer
  • Lauren Brunk – Vice President, Museum Services

Consignments

  • Franklin Gunnells – Consignment Coordinator
  • Karen Swager – Inquiry Coordinator
  • Sarah Sperling – Director of Nashville Operations

 

Specialists

  • Andrew Brunk – Furniture, Folk Art
  • Lauren Brunk – Southern Collections
  • Laura Crockett – Fine Arts
  • Jerry Israel – Western North Carolina
  • Corey Jones – Southern Pottery
  • Bill Lamar – Rugs and Carpets
  • Robin Rice – Silver
  • Robert Ruggiero – Trust & Estates, Asian, Decorative Arts
  • Katie Simonetti – Jewelry
  • Karen Swager – Textiles

 

Business Office

  • Silvia Kennedy – Business Manager
  • Leah Krause – Administrative Assistant
  • Heather Masterton – Administrative Assistant

 

Photography

  • Monica Scott – Director of Photography
  • Brooke Bennink – Photography
  • Michael Traister – Photography

 

Marketing and Information Technologies

  • Aaron Edwards – Public Relations & Marketing
  • Cody Reid – Internet and IT Manager
  • Robin Rice – Graphic Design

Operations

  • Corey Jones – Operations Supervisor
  • Bill Lamar – Shipping
  • Cliff O’Hara – Shipping
  • Thomas Nixon – Property Management

 

Nashville Representative

    • Sarah Sperling

615.981.3310
sarah@brunkauctions.com

Auctioneers Licenses:

Andrew Brunk, NCAL 8330, Firm 3095
Robert S. Brunk, NCAL 3041
Robert Ruggiero, NCAL 7707