Frederick Prassas

Program Director, B.S. Real Estate Property Management
Assistant Professor
School of Hospitality Leadership
College of Management

Office: 440 Heritage Hall
Phone: 715-232-2528
Email: prassasf@uwstout.edu

Brief Biography

Professional Interests: - Real Estate Management - Strategic Planning - Association Management

Teaching Interests: Real Estate Finance Real Estate Asset Management Real Estate Ethics Real Estate Management

Education

    • ED S
    • University of Wisconsin-Stout
    • Menomonie, WI,
    • MBA
    • University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
    • La Crosse, WI, 1988
    • BS Journalism
    • Southern Illinois University
    • Carbondale, IL, 1972

Licensures and Certifications

  • Certified Property Manager (CPM):
  • Graduate Realtors Institute:
  • Real Estate Broker, Wisconsin:

Courses Taught

  • HT-135 Lodging Systems
  • HT-235 Lodging Systems
  • HT-330 Resort Planning and Operation
  • HT-470 Seminar in Property Management
  • HT-499 Independent Study
  • PM-100 Intro to Property Management
  • PM-280 Hospitality Facilities Mgmt
  • PM-349 COOP Ed Exp
  • PM-358 Ethical Decision Making in PM
  • PM-362 RE Mrkt & Investment Analysis
  • PM-449 Coop Ed Exp
  • PM-470 Seminar in Property Management
  • PM-499 Independent Study

Work Experience

Industry

  • Institute of Real Estate Management, Chicago, IL
    • Faculty
    • April 1999 - Present
  • PMC Management Group
    • Founder
    • 1988 - Present
  • Institute of Real Estate Management, Chicago, IL
    • President, 2006
    • January 1, 2006 - December 31, 2007

Intellectual Contributions

    Book

    • Prassas, F., Brent, D., & Hausknecht, S., (2013). Investment Real Estate: Finance and Asset Management.

Reviewer/Editor

  • Reviewer, Book: Investment Real Estate: Finance and Asset Management (April 2013)
  • Reviewer, Conference: Investment Real Estate: Finance and Asset Management (April 2013)
  • Reviewer, Journal: Investment Real Estate: Finance and Asset Management (April 2013)

Awards, Fellowships, Honors, and Scholarships

    Honor

    • Frederick W. Prassas, CPM Scholarship fund, Milwaukee Chapter Institute of Real Estate Management, Milwaukee, WI (On-going)
    • Distinguished Service Award Recepient # 74, National Association of Realtors (November 2010)
    • REALTOR of the Year, Wisconsin REALTORS Association (1997)
    • REALTOR of the Year, La Crosse REALTORS Association (1987)

    Scholarship

    • Academy of Authors, Institute of Real Estate Management (April 2014)

Professional Memberships

  • Greater La Crosse MLS Corporation
  • Institute of Real Estate Management of the National Association of Realtors
  • Institute of Real Estate Management, Madison Chapter 82
  • La Crosse Area REALTORS Association
  • National Association of REALTORS
  • Wisconsin REALTORS Association

Service

University

    UW-Stout

  • Committee Member, Curriculum and Instruction Committee (On-going)
  • Faculty Advisor, IREM Student Club (2009 - Present)
  • Faculty Advisor, AHLA UW-Stout Student Chapter (2012)
  • Committee Member, Personnel Committee, School of Hospitality Leadership (2009 - 2012)
  • Faculty Advisor, Property Management Minor (2009 - 2012)

Professional

  • Board of Advisors, Graaskamp Center for Urban Land Economics Research (On-going)
  • Director, Institute of Real Estate Management (On-going)
  • Director, National Association of REALTORS (On-going)
  • International Faculty Member, Institute of Real Estate Management of the National Association of Realtors (2004 - Present)
  • Member, National Association of REALTORS, RPAC Large Donor Council (2005 - 2012)
  • Committee Member, Institute of Real Estate Management of the National Association of Realtors, Executive Committee (2002 - 2011)
  • Committee Member, National Association of REALTORS, Resort and Second Home Committee (2010)
  • Member, National Association of REALTORS, Executive Committee (2007 - 2010)
  • Committee Member, National Association of REALTORS, Institute Advisory Committee (2003 - 2010)
  • Officer, Vice President, La Crosse Area REALTORS Association, and Greater La Crosse MLS Corporation (2009)
  • Officer, Vice President, La Crosse Area REALTORS Association, and Greater La Crosse MLS Corporation (2009)
  • Secretary-Treasurer, La Crosse Area REALTORS Association, and Greater La Crosse MLS Corporation (2008)
  • Coordinator, National Association of REALTORS (2007 - 2008)
  • Committee Member, National Association of REALTORS, Resort and Second Home Committee (2006 - 2007)
  • Committee Member, National Association of REALTORS, Realtors Commercial Alliance Committee (2003 - 2007)
  • Officer, President/Elect/Past, Institute of Real Estate Management of the National Association of Realtors (2006)
  • Chairperson, National Association of REALTORS, Property Management Forum (2006)
  • Officer, President/Elect/Past, Institute of Real Estate Management of the National Association of Realtors (2005)
  • Officer, President/Elect/Past, Institute of Real Estate Management of the National Association of Realtors (2004)
  • Secretary-Treasurer, Institute of Real Estate Management of the National Association of Realtors (2004)
  • Committee Member, National Association of REALTORS, Commercial Real Estate Research Subcommittee (2004)
  • Committee Member, National Association of REALTORS, International Operations Committee (2004)
  • Committee Member, National Association of REALTORS, Business Issues Committee (2003)
  • Vice President, Senior, Institute of Real Estate Management of the National Association of Realtors (2002)
  • Committee Member, National Association of REALTORS, Federal Housing Policy Committee (2002)
  • Member, National Association of REALTORS, Presidential Advisory Group on Resort Real Estate (2002)
  • Member, National Association of REALTORS, RPAC Fundraising Work Group (2001)
  • Vice President, Institute of Real Estate Management of the National Association of Realtors (1999 - 2001)
  • Member, National Association of REALTORS, Executive Committee (1999 - 2000)
  • Committee Chair, National Association of REALTORS, Commercial and Investment Committee (1999)
  • Board of Directors, Wisconsin REALTORS Association (1997 - 1999)
  • Committee Chair, Institute of Real Estate Management of the National Association of Realtors,Legislative Policy Review Committee (1998)
  • Officer, President/Elect/Past, Institute of Real Estate Management, Madison Chapter 82 (1998)
  • Member, National Association of REALTORS, Nonresidential Membership Criteria Presidential Advisory Group (1998)
  • Committee Member, La Crosse Area REALTORS Association, and Greater La Crosse MLS Corporation, MLS Advisory Committee (1996 - 1998)
  • Committee Chair, Institute of Real Estate Management of the National Association of Realtors, Federal Legislative Committee (1997)
  • Officer, President/Elect/Past, Institute of Real Estate Management, Madison Chapter 82 (1997)
  • Member, National Association of REALTORS, Executive Committee (1997)
  • Committee Chair, Institute of Real Estate Management of the National Association of Realtors, Management Plan Committee (1996 - 1997)
  • Committee Chair, National Association of REALTORS, Property Management Subcommittee (1996)
  • Vice President, National Association of REALTORS (1996)
  • Member, National Association of REALTORS, Presidential Advisory Group on Member Services (1995)
  • Committee Chair, Institute of Real Estate Management of the National Association of Realtors, Computer/Technology Committee (1994 - 1995)
  • Chairperson, National Association of REALTORS, Housing Needs Committee (1994)
  • Conference Chair, National Association of REALTORS, Housing Needs Forum (1993)
  • Committee Member, Institute of Real Estate Management of the National Association of Realtors, Executive Committee (1992)
  • Committee Chair, National Association of REALTORS, Communications Committee (1992)
  • Officer, President/Elect/Past, Wisconsin REALTORS Association (1992)
  • Committee Chair, Wisconsin REALTORS Association (1987 - 1992)
  • Board of Directors, Wisconsin REALTORS Association (1985 - 1992)
  • Officer, President/Elect/Past, Wisconsin REALTORS Association (1991)
  • Officer, Treasurer, Wisconsin REALTORS Association (1991)
  • Chairperson, Institute of Real Estate Management of the National Association of Realtors, Task Force on Property Management Accounting Software Standards (1990)
  • Officer, Vice President, Wisconsin REALTORS Association (1989)
  • Officer, Vice President, Wisconsin REALTORS Association (1988)
  • Committee Chair, La Crosse Area REALTORS Association, and Greater La Crosse MLS Corporation (1979 - 1988)
  • Officer, Vice President, Wisconsin REALTORS Association (1987)
  • Officer, President/Elect/Past, La Crosse Area REALTORS Association, and Greater La Crosse MLS Corporation (1984)
  • Officer, Vice President, La Crosse Area REALTORS Association, and Greater La Crosse MLS Corporation (1983)
  • Secretary-Treasurer, La Crosse Area REALTORS Association, and Greater La Crosse MLS Corporation (1982)

Community

  • Committee Member, Realtors Political Action Committee (On-going)
  • Gubernatorial Appointee, Real Estate Examining Board Task Force on Trust Accounting (1994 - Present)
  • Gubernatorial Appointee, Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection Committee on Residential Rental Practices (1998)
  • Gubernatorial Appointee, Governor’s Task Force on Regulatory Barriers to Affordable Housing (1994)
  • Committee Member, Governor’s Conference on Small Business Advisory Committee (1991)