- PRITCHETT AWARD
- HENRY J. WISE
- LEADERSHIP COMMITMENT
Mr. Pritchett taught 67 courses in real estate, with an emphasis in the area of litigation; Mr. Pritchett completely revised the litigation course in 1978. Mr. Pritchett served as President of the American Institute of Real Estate Appraisers in 1967 and on its Board of Directors from 1981 to 1983.
Sadly, Mr. Pritchett passed in January 2002; however, the firm retains his principals and ideals, and Mr. Pritchett's influence guides us today.
Past award recipients include:
Dr. James Eaton, MAI, SRA ; Mr. Roscoe Shiplett, MAI ; Dr. James Vernor, MAI ; Mr. Nelson Bowes, MAI, PE, CRE ; Mr. David Lenhoff, MAI ; and Mr. Richard Parli, MAI.
Mr. Wise is one of the few appraisers in the United States designated in both business and real estate appraisal. He is a frequent contributor of educational articles and papers, as well as teaching for both the Appraisal Institute and the Institute of Business Appraisers. Henry remains an active member on various committees of The Appraisal Institute.
Although retired, Mr. Wise continues his relationship with the firm by taking on occasional assignments that are of special interest to him.
Joe Ball, MAI, has served on the Regional Ethics and Counseling Panel, been a Regional Rep, served on the Board of Directors, served as Treasurer, Secretary, Vice President, then President of the Atlanta Chapter, as well as chariman of the Leadership Development Panel.
George Petkovich, MAI, CCIM, has served as Chairman of the Associate Leadership and Membership Development and Retention Committees, as a Regional Representative, and the Board of Directors. Mr. Petkovich also attended the Leadership Development and Advisory Council in Washington, DC.
Andy Sheppard, MAI, serves as a Regional Rep, Director, Guidance Chair, Development Chair, and provides final-level experience review screening on a national level.