February, 2003
Inspection News and Views from the American Society of Home Inspectors

ASHI Founder Honored


ASHI Founder Ronald J. Passaro, president of Res-I-Tec, Inc., has been named “Educator of the Year” by the Connecticut Association of Realtors®. The prestigious award was presented at the Association’s annual banquet December 2, 2002, in recognition of his continued efforts in the education of homebuyers and real estate agents and brokers regarding home construction, problems and maintenance.

In addition to his educational efforts, Passaro serves as Chairman of the State of Connecticut Home Inspector License Board.

He was the founder and first President of the American Society of Home Inspectors, and voluntarily served as National Spokesperson for the Society for 15 years. He founded RES-I-TEC, Inc., a home inspection company, in 1973 and has since served as its President and C.E.O.