2015 Texas Association of Assessing Officers (TAAO) & ICTA Annual Conference was held in Irving Texas
August 29, 2015 – September 2, 2015
On Monday, August 31, 2015, La Salle County Appraisal District’s, Chief Appraiser, Annie Garcia, participated in a three person panel of Chief Appraisers that answered questions related to the Eagle Ford Shale. The topic for discussion was “Eagle Ford Shale Blast & Doom”. Rodney Kret , seminar moderator with Pritchard & Abbott, Inc directed his questions to the Chief Appraiser Panel which consisted of (from right to left) Annie Garcia from LaSalle CAD, Yolanda Cervera from Zavala CAD, and Juan Saucedo from McMullen CAD.
This panel consisted of Chief Appraisers located in the Top 10 Oil & Gas producing counties within the Eagle Ford Shale. Questions ranged from housing & hotel demands, housing market values, appraisal district administrative issues, and how these issues are impacting their taxing entities & communities.