Your support and contributions will help David Johnson continue serving Seminole County citizens as Property Appraiser.
First elected as your Seminole County Property Appraiser in 2004. Over 30 years experience in the Seminole County Property Appraiser’s office, beginning as an appraiser trainee and rising through the organization to become Assistant Property Appraiser before running for the office in 2004.
David is the only candidate running for Seminole County Property Appraiser with the Certified Florida Appraiser (CFA) designation. He has a history of harnessing technology to provide the highest level of customer service to the citizens of Seminole County. Under David’s leadership, Seminole County was the second jurisdiction internationally to EVER EARN the prestigious Certificate of Excellence in Assessment Administration by the International Association of Assessing Officers (IAAO).
Fiscally conservative budget practices leading to the 9th LOWEST BUDGET per capita statewide among Property Appraiser offices, while being the 13th LARGEST COUNTY
Technology investments have lead to the highest level of efficiency and the lowest staffing level in over 30 years, while providing exceptional customer service to Seminole County.
Utilizing artificial intelligence to process deeds in less time while virtually eliminating typographic errors.
Cutting-edge geographic information system that not only satisfies the requirements of our appraisers and citizens, but is utilized county-wide by other government agencies to reduce redundancy and cost.
Award-winning website with over millions of visits annually that provides the hub of exceptional customer service to our citizens. In response to the recent COVID-19 pandemic we have added appointment scheduling, live chat and video conferencing.
One of the first Florida counties to release an online homestead application which has led to the highest rate of online filers statewide. It was the first to provide streamlined integration with DMV validation and digital signatures.
Development of an online tangible personal property filing system to assist Seminole County businesses in streamlining their annual return process.
All systems are developed in-house utilizing a consistent workflow framework that allows the office to quickly adapt to changing requirements and more effectively address the appraisers, other governmental agencies and the citizen's needs.
Successful performance audits conducted annually by Florida Department of Revenue
All independent financial audits done annually have been in compliance, with no findings or recommendations.
Performed full Information Technology Security Audit and qualified for Cyber Insurance.
Promotion of transparency through user-friendly website that provides citizens with near real-time updates of insightful information about 176,000 Seminole County real estate parcels.