Phyllis is the current AZ IAAO Executive Board Secretary, and has been a member of the AZ IAAO for four years, previously serving as Secretary and as the Events Coordinator. In 2014, she received the AZ IAAO President’s Award for her dedication, commitment and tireless efforts to the chapter. An Arizona native, Phyllis started her public service career with the Maricopa County Parks Department in 1996, and was soon promoted to Administrative Assistant to both the Director and Deputy Director. Phyllis joined the Assessor’s office in 2013 as a Litigation Clerk, and served as Admin Support for the initial Canvass/Desk Top Review Assessment Team before being promoted to Senior Admin within the Mobile Homes Unit. During this time, Phyllis successfully completed both Level 1 & 2 appraisal certification classes, and is currently a DOR Certified Level 2 Field Appraiser in the Data Integrity Unit. She holds an Associate’s Degree in Forensic Science specializing in Evidence.