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Call for Applicants - TAF Personal Property Resource Panel

Aug 09, 2018
Application Deadline is September 13, 2018

The Appraisal Foundation (TAF) is looking for qualified candidates to serve on the Personal Property Resource Panel (PPRP).

The Appraisal Foundation, a non‐profit organization dedicated to the advancement of professional valuation, is seeking qualified candidates to serve on a volunteer resource panel that will report to the Board of Trustees: The Personal Property Resource Panel. There are currently five positions open for appointment or reappointment on the PPRP. Terms for these positions may last up to three years and will begin upon appointment on January 1, 2019.

Mission of the PPRP
To provide specialized expertise to The Appraisal Foundation Board of Trustees and its committees, the Appraisal Standards Board, and the Appraiser Qualifications Board, to ensure public trust, and to promote professionalism in the personal property valuation profession.

The purpose of these Resource Panels is to provide input on exposure drafts and offer insight on emerging issues or other matters of like significance to the Board of Trustees, AQB or ASB pertaining to the Personal Property discipline. The panel was established to assemble individuals from diverse backgrounds within the discipline of valuation, so that the Foundation’s Boards:
  • have an additional means for communication with representatives of the discipline; and
  • benefit from information, advice and recommendations developed by the resource panel on issues relevant to the discipline.
Service on the panel is voluntary; panelists will not be compensated for their time, nor their travel expenses to any Foundation or panel events.

The panelists will serve staggered terms commencing January 1, 2019 for up to three years. Re‐appointments thereafter will be made on annual basis as needed.

Suggested qualifications for this position may include:
  • Experience working with personal property appraisers in areas such as estates, insurance or in another capacity as an "intended user" of appraisals;
  • Demonstrated experience in personal property valuation services;
  • Prior service on professional boards, committees, task forces or other such bodies.
How to Apply:
Click here to complete an application the Personal Property Resource Panel or visit the Foundation website at (About Us / How to Get Involved) to complete an application online.

Questions or More Information?
If you have questions, please feel free to contact Arika Cole at: or via phone at 202-624-3072.