Larry Jr. began his venture into the world of Auctioneering at a young age. While growing up in the family business, Larry occupied positions in clerking, cashiering, bid assisting/ringing, set-up and display.

In 1987, Larry graduated from World Wide College Of Auctioneering. He is an accomplished Auctioneer, a Licensed Real Estate Broker and owner of Atterberry Auction & Realty Co. LLC. He has earned the prestigious Certified Auctioneer Institute designation.

Larry is a member of the Missouri Professional Auctioneers Association where he has served as President and Board Member for several terms. He was awarded the Bid Calling Champion for the state of Missouri in 2002. In 2015, Larry Jr. was inducted into the Missouri Professional Auctioneers Association’s Hall Of Fame.

Larry regularly volunteers his auctioneer services to numerous community organizations, such as Cancer Research Center, Lutheran Family and Children Services, several local schools and others. Larry is an active member in the following professional organizations: National Auctioneers Association, Certified Auctioneer Institute, Missouri Professional Auctioneers Association, Certified Appraisers Guild of America, and the Columbia Chamber of Commerce.