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 also teaches college algebra classes at Ivy Tech Community College. He lives in Laporte with his wife and two sons and enjoys playing golf.