Ron has 30 years of experience in preparing tax rolls. He was elected and served as property appraiser in both Pinellas County and Citrus County in Florida, and is a state-certified general appraiser. He has been active in the International Association of Assessing Officers (IAAO) and currently serves on the Research Committee. He has published numerous professional articles and has taught at the university level.
Ron is the senior modeler for EDA-Feedback, Inc., having modeled residential properties in Pennsylvania, New York, Virginia, Georgia, and Florida. He is on the approved bidders list for the state of Florida, and is authorized, through his consulting firm SASSA, Inc., and EDA-Feedback, Inc., to provide Assessment and/or Appraisal Services, Electronic Data Processing Consulting, Computer Software, Assessment and/or Appraisal Consulting, and Electronic Data Processing Services.
A former director of the Florida Association of Property Appraisers, Ron received the 1994 President's Award for his professional contributions, and was also chosen by his peers to be the recipient of the IAAO’s 1995 Presidential Award for professional contributions.