Lath brings over 40 years of experience in the Assessor’s Office. As the department manager, Lath over saw the operations of three computer software conversions, seven county wide reassessment programs and the conversion to a GIS program. Lath’s experience in both private and governmental services gives him a unique outlook on problems surfacing daily in the assessment profession.
Lath has earned two professional designations, including IAAO's Certified Assessment Evaluator (CAE).
Lath is an IAAO Senior Instructor and ASB Certified USPAP Instructor. He has served on the IAAO Executive Board in 2003-2005, and on The Appraisal Foundation Board of Trustees in 2005-2012.