For IAAO President-Elect


Riley County Assessor’s Office
Riley County, Kansas

During my 30-year career in assessment, IAAO has provided me with many great opportunities for education, mentoring and networking. I hope to give back by putting my experiences to work serving as President-Elect.

My goals if elected are:

  • Promotion of IAAO to future members & leaders.
  • Providing relevant, affordable and flexible education programs.
  • Maintaining IAAO's position as the preeminent professional & educational organization for our profession.
  • Enhanced mentoring opportunities for IAAO members & leaders.
  • Fiscal responsibility of IAAO funds.

IAAO Activities

  • Vice President, Board of Directors 2019
  • Board of Directors member - Region 1
  • Governance Committee
  • Vision 2020 Committee
  • Conference Content Committee
  • Local Host Committee-Kansas City IAAO Conference, Volunteers Coordinator
  • Hageman Trust Committee
  • Professional Designation Advisor
  • Specialty Instructor

Local/State Activities

  • Kansas County Appraisers Association - Executive Board member, Past President
  • Kansas County Appraisers Association Legislative Committee - Chair & Lobbyist
  • Kansas County Appraisers Association Personal Property Committee – Chair
  • Appointed by Director of Property Valuation to serve on New CAMA Review Committee
  • Kansas City Chapter IAAO
  • Flint Hills Regional Leadership Program-alumni, Board of Trustees, Vice-Chair

Designations, Certifications, and Awards

  • Assessment Administration Specialist (AAS)
  • Kansas Registered Mass Appraiser (RMA)
  • IAAO Instructor Certification
  • Certificate in Effective Supervisory Skills (Kansas County Government Institute)

Professional Experience

  • Riley County Appraiser's Office, Manhattan Kansas
    • County Appraiser – present
    • Deputy County Appraiser
    • Business Specialist
  • Clay County Appraiser's Office, County Appraiser


  • Kansas State University, Agricultural Economics