John Yanek joined the Innovative team in September 2014, bringing with him many years of experience in the valuation and assessment industry. John holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics from Purdue University and is a Level III Certified Assessor/Appraiser and an Indiana Certified Tax Representative.
John has extensive experience with the assessment process, having worked for 2 years directly for a county assessor’s office as a Commercial Deputy and Director of Appeals. Prior to that, John worked for a large firm contracted by county assessors as a commercial specialist, performing commercial valuation in numerous Indiana counties. His knowledge of the assessment process from the other side serves as a great benefit to Innovative and our clients to ensure the lowest possible assessment. John lives in Valparaiso with his wife and two sons, and enjoys playing golf.