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Placer County Assessment Appeals Board


The Assessment Appeals Board shall constitute the Board of Equalization for Placer County and shall meet to equalize the assessment of property on the local roll. 

Conflict of Interest - Yes


The Board shall consist of five (5) members with a minimum of five years professional experience in this state as a certified public accountant or public accountant, a licensed real estate broker, an attorney, a property appraiser accredited by a nationally recognized professional organization, or a property appraiser certified by the Office of Real Estate Appraisers, or a property appraiser certified by the State Board of Equalization, appointed by the Board of Supervisors. Each Supervisor shall nominate one member subject to the majority vote of the Board of Supervisors. The terms shall be three years.


Board to determine its meeting schedule as needed in order to dispense with appeals and render decisions in a timely manner. The meetings shall be held in the Board of Supervisors Hearing Room at the County Administrative Center, 175 Fulweiler Avenue, Auburn, unless otherwise noticed.


Each member of the Assessment Appeals Board shall be compensated $100.00 for each meeting and any actual expenses incidental to the proper execution of their duties, including travel and other expenditures necessitated by their official duties. 


Assessment Appeals Clerk
175 Fulweiler Ave
Auburn, CA 95603

Current Members

Seat Name Represents Term Appointed By Expires
1 Darrell Burruss District 1 3-years Board of Supervisors 10/1/2017
2 Mike DeFerrari District 2 3-years Board of Supervisors 10/3/2016
3 Bernard Herb District 3 3-years Board of Supervisors 10/22/2015
4 Adam C. Brown District 4 3-years Board of Supervisors 10/3/2016
5 Patricia Beard District 5 3-years Boad of Supervisors 10/1/2017