Nassau County Property Appraiser

Published On: Aug 02 2012 03:19:51 PM EDT   Updated On: Oct 14 2012 09:39:46 PM EDT

Michael "Mike" Hickox defeated the incumbent Nassau County Property Appraiser in the Republican primary and will now face independent William F. Caulkins Sr. in the General Election.  Scroll down to read about the two candidates.

William F. Caulkins Sr.


PARTY:  No party affiliation

This candidate has not responded to WJXT/News4Jax.com's questionnaire.

A. Michael 'Mike' Hickox


PARTY:  Republican

AGE:  54

FAMILY:  Married; 4 adult children: Kim, Lacey, Kelly, Kyle

OCCUPATION:  Real estate appraiser

EDUCATION:  Fernandina Beach High School, 1976; FCCJ; registered real estate broker; state certified real estate appraiser

POLITICAL EXPERIENCE:  None

WHAT DO YOU SEE AS THE TOP THREE ISSUES IN THIS RACE?

  1. "Inconsistent assessments due to lack of experience at the top positions in the office.
  2. "Wasteful spending. $100,000's spent defending inflated assessments.
  3. "Antiquated technology which makes the office run inefficiently causing Nassau to be in the top 20% in the State for cost per parcel."


HOW CAN YOU HELP VOTERS IN A WAY THAT OTHERS RUNNING FOR THIS OFFICE CANNOT?


WHAT WOULD YOU HOPE TO BE REMEMBERED FOR ACCOMPLISHING AFTER SERVING IN THIS OFFICE?


CAMPAIGN WEBSITE:  VoteHickox2012.com