About Us

Zink Auctions & Appraisals is a full-service listing, auction, and appraisal company providing these services:

  • Appraisals for estates and personal use
  • On-line and live on-site personal property auctions
  • Live on-site residential and commercial real estate auctions
  • Traditional Real Estate Listings

When assessing a client’s inventory, we can offer sales options to best meet our clients’ needs.

Lynne Zink is celebrating 20 years as a licensed Auctioneer in several mid-Atlantic states and is
recognized as an industry leader. Zink is an International Auctioneer Champion, serves on the
Board of Trustees for the NAA Education Institute, is a past President with the Auctioneers
Association of Maryland and donates her time to several community organizations.

Zink is also a licensed Real Estate Agent and REALTOR in Maryland with The Lee Tessier Team of EXP Realty.

Our Team

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Lynne Zink, CAI, CES, CAGA

Professional Auctioneer and Realtor

Lynne Zink is celebrating 20 years selling Real Estate & Personal Property and conducting Estate Appraisals. She is a past President for the Auctioneers Association of Maryland (AAM) and has twice been named AAM Auctioneer of the Year.  She is also an active member of the National Auctioneers Association (NAA) currently serving on the Board of Trustees for the Education Institute. Zink was awarded the title of International Auctioneer Champion in 2012 and has also achieved the following industry designations:

  • February 2021 Virtual Digital Marketing Summit
  • January 2020 Completion of 60 hours at School of Real Estate: Principles and Practices of Real Estate for Salespersons
  • December 2019 Real Estate Summit in Las Vegas, NV
  • 20+ Annual continuing education classes at conferences & summits
  • December 2017 Real Estate Workshop in Las Vegas, NV
  • 2008 Certified Appraisers Guild of America – GAGA Designation
  • 2007 Certified Estate Specialist – CES Designation
  • 2004-2006 Certified Auctioneers Institute at Indiana University – CAI Designation
  • 2001 Graduate from Mendenhall School of Auctioneering
  • 1996 Towson State University: B.S. Degree in English/Secondary Educ., Minor in Theatre
  • 2013 Awarded Auctioneer of the Year by the Auctioneers Association of Maryland for outstanding contributions to the auction profession.
  • 2012 International Auctioneer Champion and Ambassador for the NAA
  • 2007 1st Place in the NAA Marketing Competition for the AAM Website.
  • 2006 Awarded Auctioneer of the Year by the Auctioneers Association of Maryland
  • 2005 Maryland State Bid Calling Champion.

National Association of REALTORS

Harford County Association of REALTORS

National Auctioneers Association (NAA)

  • 2019 – Present: Board of Trustees for the Education Institute
  • 2017 – Present: Ambassador & Speaker’s Bureau
  • 2009 – Present: Instructor at the Annual Conference
  • 2018 – 2019: IAC Championship Committee
  • 2015 – 2017: Co-Chair for the NAA Pass it Forward Campaign
  • 2012 – 2013: IAC Championship and Education Task Force Committees
  • 2012 – 2013: Ambassador and Speaker’s Bureau
  • 2009 – 2010: Allied Partners Committee
  • 2006 – 2008: Conference & Show Education Committee
  • 2006 – CAI 30th Anniversary Gala Committee

Auctioneers Association of Maryland (AAM)

  • 2016: On-Line Fundraising Auction Chair
  • 2014 – 2015: Immediate Past President
  • 2012 – 2013: President
  • 2010 – 2011: President-Elect
  • 2010 – 2011: Professional Development Chair
  • 2007 – 2009: Board of Directors then Vice President
  • 2004 – 2010: Website Administrator
  • 2003 – 2008: Newsletter Editor
  • 2004 – 2006: Bid Calling Contest Committee
  • 2001 – 2003: Newsletter Reporter

Harford County Chamber of Commerce
BRN, Business Resource Network
CPWN, Chesapeake Professional Women’s Network
Route 40 Business Association

Click to read about Lynne:

Auctioneer magazine


Roxane Casto, CAGA

Professional Auctioneer

Roxane has been working in the auction industry for 20+ years, specializing in personal property and appraisals. She attended Mendenhall School of Auctioneering in 1997. Through the years she has sold everything from box lots to fire trucks. In 2008, Roxane earned her Certified Appraisers Guild of America (CAGA) Designation.  She is a member of the Auctioneers Association of Maryland (AAM) and served on the AAM Board of Directors from 2010-2012. She is the 2008 Maryland Bid Calling Champion, 2005 Auctioneer of the Year and served as the AAM Newsletter Editor in 2005. Roxane lives in Glen Burnie, MD with her husband. She has two children and two grandchildren.