Paul Welcome, CAE, FRICS, ASA, RMA, Johnson County, Kansas Appraiser, announced his retirement after nearly 30 years in the job. He has been our County Appraiser since 1991 and was reappointed by our Board every four years.
Paul has made many improvements over the years, including computerizing our appraisal systems and providing training and educational opportunities so his staff could develop expertise and designation in the appraisal field.
He has led his team in improving customer service with his department. Most notably, this year this team made Notices of Appraised Values available online and introduced the option of filing appeals online.
Paul has won many awards and is internationally recognized in his field. He holds a Certified Assessment Evaluator designation from the International Association of Assessing Officers, is an Accredited Senior Appraiser by the American Society of Appraisers and is a Registered Mass Appraiser for the State of Kansas.
Paul has coached, supported and mentored the staff over the last 30 years. The Johnson County Kansas Appraiser’s Office wishes him the best of luck in his retirement. Thank you for a job well done!