Rep. Harrell receives 2016 Award from the Appraisal Institute

ATLANTA – State Representative Brett Harrell (R-Snellville) was recently awarded the 2016 Georgia Elected Official of the Year Award by the Atlanta Area Chapter of the Appraisal Institute.

“I sincerely appreciate the Atlanta Area Chapter of the Appraisal Institute for recognizing my steadfast work in protecting private property rights in Georgia,” said Rep. Harrell. “I am proud to be an advocate and an ally of the Appraisal Institute’s Atlanta Chapter.”

Rep Harrell receives award from President Joe Anderson of the Atlanta Chapter of the Appraisal Institute.
Rep Harrell receives award from President Joe Anderson of the Atlanta Chapter of the Appraisal Institute.

Atlanta Area Chapter of the Appraisal Institute President Joe Anderson recently presented Rep. Harrell with the 2016 Georgia Elected Official of the Year Award.

“Representative Harrell has had a long and distinguished record of public service beginning as a planning commissioner, city councilman and mayor of Snellville,” said Chapter President Joe Anderson. “He went on to become the U.S. 78 Community Improvement District Director, before being elected to the State House from District 106, where he serves as Chairman of the Ad Valorem Subcommittee of Ways and Means and vice-chairman on three House committees. Harrell has been a friend to the real estate industry in general and has always supported small businesses.”

The Atlanta Area Chapter of the Appraisal Institute is the only appraisal organization in the United States to offer classes approved for the GI Bill for veterans. The Appraisal Institute is a global professional association of real estate appraisers with nearly 21,000 professionals. Its mission is to advance professionalism, ethics, global standards, methodologies and practices through the professional development of property economics worldwide.

For more information about the Atlanta Area Chapter of the Appraisal Institute, please click here.

 

Representative Brett Harrell represents citizens of District 106, which includes portions of Gwinnett County. He was elected into the House of Representatives in 2010 and currently serves as the Vice Chairman on the Rules, Budget & Fiscal Affairs Oversight and Regulated Industries committees and as the Secretary on the Ways & Means Committee. He also serves on the Transportation Committee.

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