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Franklin Flato, MAI

Franklin is our president and principal real estate appraiser. He has varied experience in South Texas and Mexico and provides court testimony, consulting, and traditional commercial real estate appraisal. Prior to founding Flato Realty Advisors, Franklin served as the appraisal manager for Grubb & Ellis in San Antonio. Before this, he served 22 years as senior commercial real estate appraiser for Dugger, Canaday, Grafe, Inc. Previously, Franklin worked with his family’s firm, Flato Realty Investments, Inc. as leasing director. He graduated from the University of Texas at Austin. Email: LICENSE QUALIFICATIONS  

Ted A. Moore, MAI

Ted is a certified general real estate appraiser. Prior to joining the Flato Realty Advisors, Ted directed large nursing home properties and founded Heart to Heart Homecare. Prior to this, he worked as a commercial real estate appraiser analyzing both complex and non-complex properties at firms including Love and Dugger, Cushman & Wakefield, his own firm, and the Aegis Group. Ted earned BBA and MBA degrees from Baylor University. Email: LICENSE QUALIFICATIONS

Grace Flato, Appraiser Trainee

Grace is working towards becoming a General Real Estate Appraiser.  Prior to joining the firm, Grace served as Marketing Administrator at Grubb & Ellis; Technical Support Agent for TeleNetwork; and Sales Representative at Ralph Lauren.  Grace decided to shadow her father through the founding of Flato Realty Advisors and gained experience in helping to create a company from the ground up.  Grace holds a BA in International Business from Texas State University. Email: QUALIFICATIONS

Emily Suhr, Appraiser Trainee

Emily is working towards becoming a General Real Estate Appraiser. Before working at Flato, Emily lived abroad from 2014 to 2016 in South Korea, Spain, and Australia, visiting 11 other countries in the process.  She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and Sociology from Midwestern State University and also works as a freelance editor and artist. Email: LICENSE QUALIFICATIONS

Hunter LaGrange, Appraiser Trainee

Hunter is currently working towards becoming a General Real Estate Appraiser. Prior to joining Flato Realty Advisors, Hunter was a full-time student at Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas. Hunter holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Agriculture and Applied Economics. Email: LICENSE QUALIFICATIONS

Rose Casares, Office Manager/Executive Assistant

Rose organizes our office and administers our operations including correspondence, file management, and bookkeeping.  Rose is our go-to person for report formatting and submitting reports. Before joining Flato Realty Advisors, Rose worked for the Fort Bend County Attorney's Office assisting in litigation of real property cases.  With strong administrative skills, Rose's expertise in customer service, file organization, and document preparation is invaluable.  Rose holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Interdisciplinary Studies with a Minor in Women's Studies from the University of Texas at San Antonio. Email:

Clarissa Galvan, Administrative Assistant

Clarissa assists the firm with deed research, retrieving property information for reports, correspondence, customer service, and file management.  Before joining Flato Realty Advisors, Clarissa was a full-time student at the University of the Incarnate Word.  Clarissa holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree with a concentration in Accounting. Email: