Congratulations to all the deserving members who won an award at the 66th Annual TAAO & ICTA Conference!
Marillyn Albert Achievement Award
Winner - J. Sidney Vela, CTA, Chief Appraiser, Jim Wells CAD
Eddie Carter, CTA, Chief Appraiser, Dallam CAD
Kay Hall, Collections Manager, CAD of Johnson County
Art Polk, Agency Relations Specialist, LandAmerica Tax & Flood Services
Shonda Stahl, Client Services, Linebarger Goggan Blair & Sampson,
CTA of the Year Award
Winner - Arlice Witte, CTA, Chief Appraiser, Ward CAD
Daniel Bazan, CTA, Tax Assessor/Collector, Galena Park ISD
Curby Brantley, CTA, Chief Appraiser, Parmer CAD
Jim Hudspeth, CTA, Chief Appraiser, CAD of Johnson County
Sylvia Portales, CTA, Appraiser, Nueces CAD
Instructor of the Year Award
Winner - Allen McKinley, CTA, Chief Appraiser, Trinity CAD
Tylene Gamble, CTA, Chief Appraiser, Runnels CAD
Lois McKibben, CTA
Executive Director's Award
Bill Howell, CTA, Assistant Chief Appraiser, Burnet CAD
Dawn (Missy) Barton, Assistant Chief Appraiser, Liberty CAD
Debbie Glenn, Assistant Tax Collector, Crosby ISD
Jill Timms, Office Manager, Parmer CAD
Trecia Hodges, Tax Assessor/Collector, Gladewater ISD
Second Annual TAAO Paper Contest
Overall Winner - Jodi Hamer, Chief Operations Officer, Hamer Enterprises for her paper titled "Taking Care of Business in Travis County"
Appraisal Category Winner - Sarah Wallace, Communications Specialist, True Automation for her paper titled "In Record Time: How a Metro-Sized Appraisal District was able to Quickly Implement a New CAMA System"
Assessing/Collecting Category Winner - David Childs, Tax Assessor/Collector, Dallas County for his paper titled "Property Tax Telephone Unit Performance Incentive Program"