Joseph Pasquarella, MAI, has been appointed by Gov. Tom Corbett to the Pennsylvania State Board of Certified Real Estate Appraisers for a four-year term, the Appraisal Institute reported July 14.  Pasquarella, senior managing director at Integra Realty Resources’ Philadelphia office, will help establish professional standards for all real estate appraisers throughout the state and help regulate the certification process.

The State Board of Certified Real Estate Appraisers regulates the certification of real estate appraisers and assessors in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. The board establishes standards of professional appraisal practice, and it examines, denies, approves, issues, revokes, suspends and renews appraisers and assessors certificates.