Raymond Rath, Managing Director at Globalview Advisors, was appointed as a Member of the Board of Examiners of the American Society of Appraisers (ASA). The ASA is the largest multi-disciplinary valuation professional organization in the United States. The ASA is devoted to providing the highest possible standard in all areas of ethics, professionalism, education and designation criteria in the areas of Appraisal Review & Management, Business Valuation, Gems & Jewelry, Machinery & Technical Specialties, Personal Property and Real Property.
The Board of Examiners is responsible for the evaluation of candidate applications for appraisal designations. Candidate requirements include educational, professional and personal references, experience, and technical competence for the appraisal designation. Technical competence is assessed through confirming appropriate education achievements, passing of appropriate technical exams, and review of appraisal reports to insure their completeness. Accreditation also requires passing an ethics exam as well as testing on the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP).