Mississippi Chapter of IAAO

We strive to follow the mission of our national parent organization by promoting innovation and excellence in property appraisal and assessment administration through professional development, education, and research. The purpose of the Mississippi Chapter of the International Association of Assessing Officers (MS-IAAO) is as follows:

  • To promote uniform and equitable principles of assessment through professionalism;
  • To educate the public on the importance of the work performed by assessing officers;
  • To improve assessment standards through education, modern methods of efficient technology;
  • To promote professional designations through our candidate's club; and
  • To better serve Mississippi taxpayers.


President Gary Beech, CMS
Vice President Nick Elmore
Treasurer Paula Ladner
Secretary Whitney Hodges
Executive Director Tal Flurry
Executive Board  Delbert Dearman
Executive Board
Jimmy Donald
Executive Board  Bruce Templeton
Executive Board  Jason Camp