IAAO elections results released
Results for the election for the 2024 IAAO Board of Directors have been released. Congratulations to the candidates.
President-Elect - Donna VanderVries, CAE, AAS, PPS (Michigan)
Vice President - William Healey, RES (Maine)
Region 1 - Douglas P. Warr, AAS (Oklahoma)
Region 2 - Lloyd Funk, CAE (Manitoba)
Region 3 - Kevin Prine, MPA, RES, AAS, RAA, GAA, MNAA (Virginia)
Board approves 30-day exposure on changes Mass Appraisal Standard
Updates to the Standard on Mass Appraisal of Real Property has been approved by the IAAO Board of Directors for exposure to members for 30 days. This standard replaces the 2018 rewrite of the standard, which replaced the April 2013 Standard on Mass Appraisal of Real Property. The Research & Standards Committee updated the section on "Alternative to Periodic Site Inspections" with a section on "Considerations for Establishing a Property Inspection Plan." The update changes also included changing references to CAMAs to mass appraisal systems. A clean copy and copy with markups are available for review. Comments should be sent to Assessment Advisor Shannon Hiss, RES, RMA, at email@example.com. The comment period will run from Nov. 14 to Dec. 13, 2023.
IAAO accepting applications for Executive Director position
IAAO has begun accepting applications as part of its search for a new Executive Director. The job description has been posted online and the selected individual will be responsible for ensuring the successful execution of the organization’s overall strategic plan while overseeing and managing all facets of the association. The Executive Director will work closely and transparently with the Board of Directors to formulate strategies and translate them into actionable strategies aimed at fostering growth. The position closes on December 14, 2023 and candidates will be notified shortly thereafter regarding the status of their application.
IAAO to offer IEW in Massachusetts in March
IAAO is offering the Instructor Evaluation Workshop (IEW), March 25-27, 2024 in Southbridge, Massachusetts. The IEW is an intensive 2 1/2-day event that allows you to showcase your training skills and abilities related to the delivery of IAAO materials in a live classroom setting. Those who pass the event will be junior instructors and certified to teach in a traditional in-person classroom. Prior to participating in the IEW, IAAO recommends you have experience in public speaking and facilitating training events. Registration ends Jan. 19, 2024. Register Here.
Update Your Member Profile
IAAO is continuing its demographic data collection campaign to have members update profile information. Updates are a focal point for the IAAO Diversity and Inclusion Task Force and this information will be used to assess IAAO’s membership makeup and highlight the diversity of our global community. Update your profile at www.iaao.org/demologin.