Clarence Cooper, Director of Client Services
Clarence Cooper supervises the technical staff of consultants, overseeing their preparation and effectiveness at formal and informal appeals at the district. He also coordinates the customer service program for new and long-term accounts, and implements training programs for junior agents to meet Texas state licensing requirements. Clarence is also Senior Licensed Property Tax Consultant.
Doug Ford, Senior Property Tax Consultant
With a 25-year background in commercial and multi-family property management, Doug Ford is a Senior Licensed Property Tax Consultant and Supervisor of the Commercial Property Tax Division. His prior skill as an analyst for apartment acquisitions has contributed to his success in assessment reductions in this specialty area. Doug is involved in the Institute of Real Estate Management and has been a director for both the San Diego County Apartment Association and the Apartment Association of Tarrant County.
Kirk Ward, Senior Property Tax Consultant
Kirk Ward has been with O’connor for 13+ years specialized in valuing real estate property throughout Texas and supervised the departmental support in central Texas to assist in property valuation. He joined our firm after nine years with Harris county appraisal district and is a registered professional appraiser, a certified Tax Administrator and a Senior Licensed Property Tax Consultant.
Sam Sherkawy, Senior Property Tax Consultant
Sam is the guru of property tax reductions at O’connor and focuses his efforts in the Houston and Dallas markets. Sam also assists with business personal property and residential appeals. Sam is a licensed attorney in Texas.
William “Bill” Daly, Senior Property Tax Consultant
Bill is a licensed Texas real estate agent and Senior Property Tax Consultant with O’connor.