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  • Ethics in Review Ethics in Review Tuesday, October 13, 2020 in News, Education

    Reviewing some basic ethics points is always a good idea. For instance, did you know that ISA recently updated its Ethics Code and Ethics Disciplinary Procedures? Do you know what type of behavior ISA regulates (and does not regulate)? What are some of the most common ethics complaints and missteps?  

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  • Announcing ISA's 2020-2021 Board of Directors Announcing ISA's 2020-2021 Board of Directors Monday, September 21, 2020 in News

    Voting for ISA's 2020-2021 Board of Directors has ended and we would like to congratulate our recently elected members, Kim Kasten, ISA CAPP, Sue McGovern-Hoffman, ISA CAPP, and Larissa Wild, ISA CAPP.

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  • Announcing ISA's New Director of Marketing Announcing ISA's New Director of Marketing Thursday, September 17, 2020 in News

    On behalf of the ISA Board of Directors, I am delighted to announce that Bailey Sexton, ISA AM (member of ISA since 2013), has been appointed as the new ISA Director of Marketing, effective August 1, 2020.

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  • Coping with Bats Coping with Bats Friday, September 11, 2020 in News, Education

    Apart from the colorful depictions of coronavirus particles, with their round bodies studded with barbs, we lack any eye-catching symbols, much less positive designs which boost our spirits, to represent this endless, depressing, time. This is where bats come in.

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  • Congratulating ISA’s 2020 Award Winners Congratulating ISA’s 2020 Award Winners Wednesday, June 24, 2020 in News

    Each year members of ISA are recognized for their accomplishments in service to ISA and the personal property appraising profession at the Assets awards luncheon. While this dedicated space and time will be missed this year, what will not be missed is the opportunity to recognize these deserving individuals and chapter. Please join ISA in thanking and congratulating our outstanding 2020 award recipients for their significant contributions and service to you and ISA.

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  • ISA's Commitment to Inclusivity ISA's Commitment to Inclusivity Thursday, June 11, 2020 in News

    Last week was a tragic, shocking, and deeply painful week for humanity. It was a wake-up call from an untenable reality of racism, hatred, and mistreatment toward black individuals that has largely gone unanswered throughout history.

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  • Canadian Cultural Property Export Review Board New Website Canadian Cultural Property Export Review Board New Website Monday, April 13, 2020 in News In March, CCPERB announced that its new website is now live. The Canadian Cultural Property Export Review Board’s website provides new and updated information. View More
  • Offering You Free Access to Our Webinar Library Offering You Free Access to Our Webinar Library Tuesday, March 24, 2020 in News With many of us practicing social distancing and staying home due to COVID-19, we are offering you free access to ISA’s library of over 50 pre-recorded webinars now through April 30. We want to give back to you in this difficult time by making it easier to deepen your appraising knowledge and learn about new topics. View More
  • Statement Regarding Assets Cancellation Statement Regarding Assets Cancellation Tuesday, March 17, 2020 in News After spending the past few weeks monitoring the situation with COVID-19, the ISA board, Conference Committee, and I have made the difficult decision to cancel Assets 2020, which was scheduled to take place next month in Denver, Colorado. I appreciate your patience as we take the necessary steps as an organization to work through this cancellation. There is no action you need to take right now. View More
  • Happy New Year (and New Decade), ISA! Happy New Year (and New Decade), ISA! Friday, January 3, 2020 in News This year, we not only get to wish each other a Happy New Year but a Happy New Decade as well. This is definitely not the first new decade any of us will celebrate, but it does encourage one to pause and think not only about 2019, but about the last ten years. What a decade it was for the growth of ISA! Our organization is stronger than ever and well situated to begin the next ten years of progress as a leader in the field of professional appraising. View More