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Mike Pratt, ASA, IFA



Website: www.pbcgov/
Contact Information:
301 North Olive Avenue
5th Floor
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
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1 (954) 243 0004

Appraiser Profile:

Mike Pratt, ASA
2640 Coolidge Street, Hollywood, Florida 33020
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Palm Beach County Property Appraiser (PBCPA)   2006 - Present
West Palm Beach, Florida: Senior Deputy Appraiser
Director, Education and Outreach Services

Broward County Property Appraiser
(BCPA), 1985 – 2005  
Ft. Lauderdale, Florida; Senior Deputy Appraiser
Manager, Professional Standards and Compliance (2005)
Director, Special Projects (2004)
Director, Apartment Evaluation Division (1988-1998)  

Professional Memberships & Licenses
o International Governor, Region 2, American Society of Appraisers, Washington D.C. 2013-17
   Member-at-Large, Real Property Committee, American Society of Appraisers, Washington D.C. 2014-2017
o Certified Residential Appraiser # 6580, DBPR 2007.
o Residential Appraiser Instructor #1000109, DBPR 2007
o Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA), Real Property Ad-Valorem/MassAppraisal-General American Society of Appraisers, Member, Designated International Association of Assessing Officers 1998.
o IAAO Accredited Member (AM), International Association of Assessing Officers, 2011
o Community Association Manager (CAM). Department of Business & Professional Regulation, State of Florida, license     #12287, since 1993.
o Certified Florida Evaluator (CFE). Department of Revenue, State of Florida since 1988.
o Real Estate Sales Associate, Department of Business & Professional Regulation, State of Florida, license #118134, 1974
o President, South Florida Atlantic Chapter 82, American Society of Appraisers, 2006.
o Member, International Association of Assessing Officers since 1985.
o Member, Florida Chapter, International Association of Assessing Officers since 1994.


o Instructor, American Society of Appraisers, (AVE) 7 hour Appraisal Qualifications Board Approved Course, "Understanding and Using Comparable Transactions", Washington D.C., 2014
o Instructor, Florida Association of Property Appraisers, FAPA., Approved by the Florida Department of Revenue, 2007.
o Instructor, Community Associations Institute, C.A.I. Approved by the DBPR, Bureau of Condominiums,“Property Taxes & Assessments,”  1994 - 2012 
o Chairman, Nuisance Abatement / Unsafe Structures Board, Hollywood, Fl. 2008-present.
o Chairman, Community Development Advisory Board, Hollywood, Fl, 2000-2012
o Appointed Member, Grievance Committee, Florida Bar, 17th Judicial District, 1999-2000.
o Member, Saint Mark’s Lutheran Church, Hollywood, Fl 1989,
o Chairman Board of Youth Ministries 1991-94,
o Chairman, Board of Public Relations 1996-1999.
o Member, Student Advisory Council, C. Robert Markham Elementary School,1998 -2004.
o Campaign Consulting, Advising candidate’s since1974 to present.

Since obtaining my baccalaureate, I have regularly completed continuing education classes and seminars for advancing and maintaining my professional certifications, including Florida Real Estate Sales Associate license, Community Association Manager’s license, and re-certification as Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA) until 2018.

Post Graduate courses completed include:
o Fundamentals of Real Property Appraisal
o Income Approach to Valuation
o Appraisal of Land
o Mass Appraisal of Residential Property
o Mass Appraisal of Commercial Property
o Assessment Administration
o Property Tax Policy
o Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP)
1973 - 1976 Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Fl (graduated 1976)
Bachelor of Business Administration / Degree - Real Estate
  Scholarship, Blue Key National Honor Fraternity, Student Government
1970 - 1972 Broward Community College, Davie, Fl (graduated 1972)
Associate of Arts / Business Management
Member Broward College Tennis Team
Member Broward College  Wrestling Club
1967 - 1969 Nova High School, Davie, Fl (graduated 1969)

Personal   Married, Hollywood, Florida resident, 3 children – ages 21, 32 and 35