There are three members of PAAB, appointed by the governor for staggered six-year terms and subject to confirmation by the Iowa Senate. Each member of PAAB shall be qualified by virtue of at least two years' experience in the area of government, corporate, or private practice relating to property appraisal and property tax administration. At the present time, one member has expertise in local taxation and finance, one is an appraiser, and one is an attorney. Beginning in May 2017, two members of the board shall be certified real property appraisers and one member shall be an attorney. No more than two members may be from the same political party.
Stewart Iverson, Chair
Stewart Iverson began serving in the Local Taxation & Finance position on PAAB in January 2013. He was appointed by Governor Terry Branstad to fill a term that runs through April 30, 2017. Governor Branstad appointed Iverson Chair of the Board, and he serves in that capacity until April 30, 2017.
Camille Valley was appointed and began serving in the Attorney position on PAAB in August 2016. The term for this position will run through April 30, 2019.
Karen Oberman began serving in the Real Estate Appraiser position on PAAB in June 2009. She was re-appointed by Governor Terry Branstad in 2015 to fill a term that runs through April 30, 2021.
Any communications with individual members of PAAB on material issues in contested cases pending before PAAB may constitute a prohibited ex parte communication. If you wish to comment on the record on a pending appeal, please do not contact individual PAAB members but instead submit your comments on the appeal through a filing.