Meet Our Auctioneers
We take pride in providing auction services with the highest level of quality and integrity. Our auctioneers are licensed and bonded to do business in the state of Virginia. We look forward to serving you.
Blake Andis, Auctioneer
VA Licence #4546
Blake Andis is a co-founder of Highlands Auction Company, LLC. He is a lifelong resident of Washington County, Va. He grew up working on his family’s hay, tobacco, and cattle farm. His childhood taught him the importance of hard work and strong family values. He is a born again Christian. He and his family attend Greendale Chapel Church.
Blake is a graduate of Abingdon High School. He furthered his education at Virginia Highlands Community College and is also a graduate of the prestigious University of Louisville Southern Police Academy. He started his career in law enforcement in 1988. He served the Washington County Sheriff’s Department until June 2012, when he became the Chief of Campus Police at Virginia Highlands Community College where is currently employed.
Blake is a 2018 graduate of the Virginia Auction Academy located in Price George, Va. He has experience with personal property, estate sales, benefit, and real estate auctions.
Blake would love to work with you. Give him a call today.
Ernest L. Nunley, Auctioneer
VA License #4547
Ernest is a co-founder of Highlands Auction Company, LLC. He was born and raised in Bristol, Va. He spent a majority of his childhood on his family’s farm in Washington County, Va where he currently resides with his family, He is a born again Christian.
Ernest is a 1995 graduate of Virginia High School. After graduation, he attended Virginia Highlands Community College where be obtained a degree in Drafting and Design and later a diploma in HVAC. He has been employed by the college for 24 years where he began his career as a work-study student. His strong work ethic helped him to work his way up to his current position of Superintendent of Buildings and Grounds.
As a 2018 graduate of the Virginia Auction Academy in Prince George, Va, Ernest has experience with real estate, personal property, and benefit auctions. Ernest would be honored for you to contact him with your auction needs. Give him a call today.