Hester Selected 2016 Assessor of the Year
Montgomery County Assessor of Property, Erinne Hester, wasawarded the 2016 Assessor of the Year Award before the Tennessee Association ofAssessing Officers at the Annual Winter Meeting on December 2, 2016. The awardwas presented on behalf of the Tennessee Association of Assessing Officers bythe President, Josh Pulse.
"The Tennessee Association of Assessing Officers proudly recognizes the accomplishments of Erinne Hester whose professionalism, service and leadership as Assessor of Property for Montgomery County exemplify the ideals, standards and goals of our profession," said Josh Pulse.
Also on hand for the award ceremony was Will Denami, Executive Director of the Tennessee Association of Assessing Officers, who said "Erinne Hester brought a lot to the table on day one with her previous county government experience. She has been a quick study of the mass appraisal profession and has set an example for everyone in Tennessee to learn from. Montogmery County citizens are fortunate to have a public servant with Erinne's skillset and the assessment profession equally benefits from her contributions."
"I certainly didn't expect to be recognized for an award, let alone the Assessor of the Year. I have met a lot of really good Assessors across the state whom are very deserving of this award and so I am tremendously humbled to be recognized with this honor. With that said, we have a simple motto on my team and that is to do the best we can everyday for the citizens of Montgomery County. I am very proud of the team we have and the work we do together, so this award is really for the entire Montgomery County Assessor's office," said Erinne Hester, Montgomery County Assessor of Property.
The Tennessee Association of Assessing Officers (TNAAO) is a professional organization composed of the elected officials serving as Assessors of Property in Tennessee. The TNAAO's purpose is to work on behalf of the people of our great state to ensure fairness and uniformity in statutes regarding the assessment of property, as well as, to promote excellence through best practices and professionalism amongst those charged with this vital task.