President's Message

As the saying goes…‘We’ve come a long way Baby!’

Welcome to the website for the Vermont Assessors and Listers Association (VALA), an Affiliate of International Association of Assessing Officials (IAAO).

This improved website provides an enhanced visual experience along with up to date information gathering process which provides for an effortless interaction for the viewer. Here you will find information on what is taking place in the Assessing field, not just for Vermont but worldwide. Vital VALA Association and Assessment industry information such as access to court decisions, employment and educational opportunities, contact information for leadership, members and affiliate organizations,and more is available.

Our hope is that the improved website will be an effective resource in your daily work. Take a look around, you won’t be disappointed!

Michelle Wilson
President, VALA

Our Mission and Vision

VALA Mission Statement
Vermont Assessors and Listers Association’s mission is to advocate for the
recognition of Listers and Assessors as qualified property valuation authorities
throughout Vermont.

VALA Vision Statement
Vermont Assessors and Listers Association’s vision is to continue the advancement
of fair and equitable property assessment standards through continuing education
and member support for all property valuation professionals, in conjunction with
advocating for fair and equitable taxation practices as it relates to property