Number 1 Responsibility of the County Assessor:

To Place an Accurate Fair Market Value on All Property in the County Annually

John A. Wright has the knowledge to “Get It Right”

  • Advanced Accreditation through Oklahoma State Center for Local Government Training – this accreditation is required by statute and if not achieved disqualifies service as an assessor
  • Licensed Real Estate Broker (Inactive) in the State of Oklahoma
  • Knowledgeable of the factors that contribute to value of Real Property
  • 10 Years associated with The Greater Tulsa Association of Realtors
  • Though not originally from Oklahoma, he has spent most of his adult life, over 34 years, living in Tulsa County
  • Now in the 12th year of service as part of the Tulsa County Assessor’s Executive Staff, currently serving as the elected Assessor
  • This recent experience means he knows the personnel, policies, programs and recent initiatives of the office
  • Well versed in the three accepted approaches to value
  • He has personally been a part of buying and selling both residential and commercial real estate in Tulsa County