2020 Board Membership

ANG, H.
Appointed 2010
Presiding Officer 2016
Vice Chair 2019

Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting from the University of Calgary. Business owner of Distinctive Projects Inc. Involved in land development and project management. Over 20 years experience in residential and commercial real estate. Currently also appointed to RECA hearing committee.

ARGENTO, H.
Appointed 2020

I was an assessor with the City of Calgary for 30 years in which time I placed values on residential, multi-family and commercial properties. I have worked in all three approaches to value. I was a member of the Municipal Government Board for 3 years. I hold certificates in Local Government Studies and Real Property Assessment.

BICKFORD, K.
Appointed 2012
Presiding Officer 2015

Bachelor of Administration from the University of Regina, Bachelor of Government Studies from Athabasca University, Certificate in Municipal Assessment from University of Alberta (AMAA), Certificate in Building Cost Estimating from Wascana Institute of Applied Arts and Science. Seven years with the City of Regina Assessment department, fifteen years with The City of Calgary Assessment department and over ten years experience working as an assessment consultant for Derbyshire Partners and the Altus Group. Experienced in building renovation and land development.

BLAKE, A.
Appointed 2020

Bio to follow

COOLIDGE, K.
Appointed 2020

Bachelor of Science in Biology and Juris Doctor of Law from the University of Calgary. Previously served on the Extrajudicial Sanctions Program Panel, the City of Calgary’s Licence and Community Standards Appeal Board and Assessment Review Board, and the Government of Alberta’s Ministry of Community and Social Services Appeal Panel and the Alberta Utility Commission.

CROSS, P.
Appointed 2014

Assessor (retired) with thirty years in the assessment profession in the province of Alberta. Diplomas in Assessment, Appraisal and Real Estate Management from the University of British Columbia, Faculty of Commerce and Business Administration, Real Estate Division. Accredited Municipal Assessor of Alberta (AMAA) designation awarded by the Alberta Assessors Association and the Certified Assessment Evaluator (CAE) designation awarded by the International Association of Assessing Officers.

CZECHOWSKYJ, A.
Appointed 2020

A native Calgarian. Retired Accredited Assessor, Appraiser with 40 years experience in the assessment field with The City of Calgary Assessment Department and The City of Airdrie Assessment Department respectfully.

DE DIEGO, S.
Appointed 2017

Licensed as an Associate in Vancouver in 1987, an Associate in Calgary in 1995 and a Broker in 2005. Owner/Broker of Coldwell Banker Complete Real Estate. Formerly the Director of Training for NRS Block Bros Realty and Consumer Media Spokesperson for Coldwell Banker Canada.

DHOOT, J.
Appointed 2020

Born and raised Calgarian, Accredited Appraiser (AACI) and Chartered Business Valuator (CBV), Founder & Principal of Omnis Valuations & Advisory Ltd. and active member of various non-profit boards and committees.

EVREN, L.
Appointed 2018

Holds LL.M. (Taxation) and JD degrees from New York University School of Law and is an attorney (inactive) registered with the New York State Bar. She also holds a BA from Pomona College in California and a certificate in third party mediation from the University of Calgary/Justice Institute of BC. Ms. Evren has held executive finance positions in the energy, technology, and pharmaceutical industries, serves on corporate and civic boards, and volunteers as a child court accompaniment advocate and mediator.

GRACE, P.
Appointed 2010
Presiding Officer 2011
Vice Chair 2017

Bachelor of Commerce, University of Ottawa and Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.), University of Alberta. Member of Law Society of Alberta since 2004, and Law Society of British Columbia 1995 – 2006. Experience in commercial and civil litigation.

GRAHAM, M.
Appointed 2016

Licensed as a real estate broker in Alberta and associate broker in British Columbia, working as a REALTOR® for 20+ years. Instructor with Calgary Real Estate Board (CREB) and panel member with Real Estate Council of Alberta (RECA). Long-time Calgary resident and University of Calgary graduate.

HUSKINSON, A.
Appointed 2012
Presiding Officer 2012
Vice Chair 2014 - 2019/04

Bachelor of Management; Diploma in Business Administration; Certificates in Real Property Assessment and Local Government Studies. Retired member of the Alberta Assessors Association and past member of the International Association of Assessing Officers. With 30 years of leadership and market value experience.

HUSKINSON, P.
Appointed 2015
Presiding Officer 2016

Involved in property assessment for 28 years achieving the Accredited Municipal Assessors of Alberta (AMAA) designation from the Alberta Assessors Association as well as the Certified Assessment Evaluator (CAE) designation from the International Association of Assessing Officers. Most recently served for 8 years as the Appointed Assessor for the Town of Okotoks. Additionally, Paul has experience in the construction industry as an Interprovincial Standard Journeyman Mason.

JERCHEL, B.
Appointed 2008
Presiding Officer 2018

Commenced his career as a surveyor. Since 1978 has held various positions in the property assessment field in various locations. Retired as a senior assessor with the City of Calgary June 2007.

KELLY, K.
Appointed 2002
Presiding Officer 2004-2011
Re-appointed 2018

Honours B.A. University of Guelph; Hamilton Teachers’ College- Certified classroom Teacher – 3 years; Professional Land Use Planner for over 30 years for several Local, Regional, and Provincial governments, primarily in Alberta; Planning Director in the public and private sectors for over 20 years, including 16 years at Rocky View municipality surrounding Calgary, before retirement; Member – Calgary Assessment Review Board – 9 years; Kananaskis Municipal Council - 4 years; Alberta Municipal Government Board – 6 years; Alberta New Home Buyer Protection Board – 3 years; Previous member of various Provincial Advisory Boards; Successfully completed relevant courses such as “Principles of Appraisal”, “Principles of Assessment”, among many others.

KIPP, W.
Appointed 2017

Accredited Appraiser – Canadian Institute (Retired); former accredited municipal assessor; 29 years in independent Calgary fee appraisal practice; Alberta Municipal Government Board member from 2006-2017.

KLIMUK, S.
Appointed 2016

Resident of Calgary since 1966 currently employed as a licensed Realtor with The Real Estate Company Ltd. working primarily in the residential field in the Calgary Area. Past experience has included management in: Resort planning, development, and construction; New Home sales and construction; Golf Course design and construction; Residential, Industrial, & Commercial Land Development; Municipal Planning including Long Range Plans, Pocket Developments, and Recreational Facility Development Plans . BSc in Architecture and Construction – 1973.

LAM, J.
Appointed 2012

Master in Business Administration. Bachelor of Science degree. Diploma in management studies. Started own real estate company in 1988, and sold it in 2001. Currently owner of Condo Docs Review.

LENSEN, G.
Appointed 2020

Retired as a member of the Force in 1996. Upon leaving the RCMP, George completed his MBA and engaged as a senior executive in wireless companies. George also founded and owned an “At Risk Youth” facility to help young people integrate into the fabric of Canadian society. More recently, George is the founder and owner of two bio-pharmaceutical companies in Alberta and BC respectively. George has also acted as a Director for the Kelowna Regional District Planning Advisory Board until 2017. George currently sit as a Director for the Calgary RCMP Veterans Association Board.

LOACH, B.
Appointed 2015

Brian was an Appeals Commissioner for the Alberta Appeals Commission for Workers' Compensation from May, 2003 until the end of April, 2015. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree and is a Certified Management Accountant (CMA) and FCMA. Prior to working with the Appeals Commission, Brian worked in various capacities with The City of Calgary including City Treasurer and Director of Finance. He has served on various Boards, including the Calgary Housing Company, The Calgary Parking Authority and the Calgary Booster Club. As a professional accountant he has also served as Chairman for the Calgary Chapter of the Society of Management Accountants and participated in the Society's discipline and professional conduct hearing process.

LOH, P.
Appointed 2014

40 years of real estate experience in assessment, assessment audit, property appraisal and acquisition. Served as a member of the Alberta Assessment Appeal Board (1993 – 1994).

MASSEY, J.
Appointed 2008
Presiding Officer 2010

Resident of Calgary since 1966. Property appraiser for Canada Permanent Trust (1966 – 1973), Regional Mortgage manager and appraiser for Guaranty Trust (1973 – 1978) and Principal of Appraisal Company (1978 – 2007). Appraisal experience on all forms of real estate. Past experience as an expert witness by Courts in Alberta.

MATHESON, R.
Appointed 2016
Presiding Officer 2018

Bachelor of Commerce (Finance) and Juris Doctor, University of British Columbia. Barrister & Solicitor. President of Glenbriar Technologies Inc., an IT services company since 1997. 35 years’ experience as an officer and director of public companies, community and volunteer boards.

MATHIAS, J.
Appointed 1999
Presiding Officer 2008
Vice Chair 2014
General Chair 2017

Former licensed Realtor for 15 years. Educated at McGill University, BCIT (Building Technology) with Business Administration and various technology courses from other institutes.

MCKENNA, P.
Appointed 2012

Active member of the Law Society of Alberta. Bachelor of commerce from the University of Calgary. Bachelor of Laws from the University of Alberta. Barrister & Solicitor for McKenna Law Office.

MOI, K.
Appointed 2017

Bachelor of Commerce (Urban Land Economics) from the University of British Columbia. Fifteen years' experience in real estate consulting and analysis, including roles with Canada Safeway and CIBC. Retired marketing strategist and communications professional, with over 20 years of business planning and marketing experience working with clients in the real estate, financial services, communications and retail sectors.

PASK, P.
Appointed 2009

Realtor & Real Estate Associate Broker with 18+ years experience in residential sales, including owning and operating own real estate brokerage. Previously: Marketing Co-ordinator for a major Canadian pre-cast concrete construction company with $50 million+ in annual sales; numerous Reporter and Editor positions on several newspaper groups in England; Emergency medical evacuations manager for an international medical services company based in Dallas, Texas; Former private soldier in the British Parachute Regiment.

POLLARD, D.
Appointed 2010
Presiding Officer 2015

Currently working as a designated, and licensed, real estate appraiser. Worked as an assessor for various municipalities from 1995 to 2005. Over 30 years in the field of property valuation.

POOTMANS, R.
Appointed 2020

MBA (Finance), ICD.D Over 40 years Richard has had a diverse range of experience including being a landman, retailer with six stores, commercial real estate agent, real estate portfolio manager, economic development manager and City Councillor.

RANKIN, J.
Appointed 2004

Previous member of Appraisal Institute. 40 years' experience in mortgage lending and real estate business, Regional Manager with major Life Insurance Company, Commercial Real Estate Development and Financial Consulting. Bachelor of Arts. Bachelor of Science.

REVITT, L.
Appointed 2017

Born and raised Calgarian. Graduated with Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Laws from the University of Calgary. Retired member of the Law Society of Alberta after having practiced law for 30+ years primarily in the areas of real estate, corporate/commercial transactions.

ROBERTSON, S.
Appointed 2017

18 years' experience in Property Management in BC and Alberta. Dealing with residential rentals and condominium management. Certified in Alternate Dispute Resolution. Appointed to the Condominium Managers Implementation Advisory Committee in 2015.

ROCKER, J.
Appointed 2018

Graduate of the University of Calgary and designated member of the Appraisal Institute of Canada. Practicing residential fee appraiser, with 20 plus years’ experience in the Calgary area and surrounding markets. President/Owner of a private appraisal company, specializing in the appraisal of urban, suburban and acreage properties. Active member of the Southern Alberta community in both personal and professional circles.

SHARMA, K.
Appointed 2017

Bachelor of Arts. Licensed as a real estate agent in Alberta for the last 23 years.  Responsible for a variety of real estate consulting and agency functions, primarily in commercial real estate sales & some leasing.

SMITH, J.
Appointed 2018

Bachelor of Arts, University of Calgary. Licensed Realtor since 2002, currently working with Re/Max Realty Professionals. Experience in Real Estate sales and valuations as well as property management and property development. Previous experience as a small business owner and working in the Telecommunications Industry. Calgary Resident since 1979.

STUBER, J.F.
Appointed 2016

Native born Calgarian. Bachelor of Arts, (B.A.), and Bachelor of Laws, (L.L.B.) from the University of Calgary. Called to the Bar in 1988 and have practiced law, with a special emphasis on litigation since that time.

WALLACE, J.
Appointed 2018

Accredited Appraiser (AACI, P.App) with 40 years’ experience appraising properties in Calgary and surrounding areas. Owner and president of an independent appraisal firm since 1993. A member of the Calgary Real Estate Board and a licensed real estate agent.

WELESCHUK, I.
Appointed 2016

Accredited property appraiser specializing in rural and suburban properties. Olds Bachelor of Science (Agr.) and Master of Economics degrees and is a Chartered Arbitrator. Member of the Alberta Expropriation Association and a Licensed Land Agent. Member of the Alberta Municipal Government Board from 2012 to 2016.

WONG, A.
Appointed 2009

Bachelor of Commerce from University of Calgary in Management Information Systems. Previous experience included management consulting and telecommunications sales. Licensed REALTOR focused on both residential and commercial properties.

WONG, S.
Appointed 2020

Bachelor of Commerce and Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CA) with widespread commercial real estate experience. Possess a good understanding of property development, operations and valuation. Work history includes: public practice, public and private companies, and involvement in community boards and services.

ZINDLER, A.
Appointed 2010

Practicing real estate appraiser and consultant since 1980. Licensed real estate broker. Designations include AACI, P. App, FRI and CCS.


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