2022 Conference Agenda

Agenda for  TAAD’s 41st Annual Conference & Trade Show on Appraisal Administration

February 6-9, 2022 at the Gaylord Texan Hotel & Convention Center in Grapvine, Texas

(PDF Agenda)

(subject to change)


 (Maximum of 14 CEs)

Sunday, February 6

  • 12-5pm   Conference Registration

Monday, February 7

  • 7am-4:30pm   Conference Registration
  • 7am-7pm   Trade Show open
  • 7-8am   President’s Breakfast with vendors in the Trade Show Join us as we celebrate & honor 2021 President Marya Crigler.  Enjoy breakfast & meet our vendors!
  • 8-9:45am   41st Annual Conference Opening Session with Avery Johnson! To Inspire & Motivate
  • 10-11am   Refreshments with vendors in the Trade Show
  • 11am-12pm   Social Media & Employee Retention – A Curse & an Opportunity – Christopher Fairbank
  • 12-1:30pm   Lunch with the vendors in the Trade Show
  • 1:30-2:30pm   Creating a Top Tier Team through Character, Leadership, & Integrity!  – Rik Roberts
  • 2:30-3:30pm   Hacking, Breaches, & Ransomware, Oh My! What can we do to protect us? – John Romero, TAMU Cybersecurity Center
  • 3:30-4pm   Refreshments with vendors in the Trade Show
  • 4-5pm   Character Before Compromise – DeWayne Owens, Diversity Leadership
  • 6-7pm  Pre-Gala reception with vendors in the Trade Show with cash bars, light hors d’oeuvres, & drawings!
  • 7-10pm   Evening Gala/Dinner/Entertainment by Four Day Weekend.  Join TAAD for an evening of food, fun, & fellowship!

Tuesday, February 8

  • 7am-4:30pm   Conference Registration
  • 7:30-8:30am   Rise & Shine Breakfast
  • 8:30-9:30am   Create the Team Your Customers Deserve – Cory Mosley
  • 9:30-10:30am  Concurrent Sessions:
    • It’s Wrong.  Can I Fix It? (Changes after Certification)
    • Criminal Liability: What Every CAD Board Should Know // Ethics for CAD Boards
  • 10:30-11am   Refreshment Break
  • 11am-12pm   Concurrent Sessions:
    • Latest on the Texas Housing Market
    • Managing CAD Finances: Salary Surveys, Pensions, Planning for the Present & Future
  • 12:15-1:45pm   TAAD Annual Awards Luncheon – Join TAAD as we salute the winners – the award winners, the graduates of the 2021 Chief Appraiser Institute, and the sponsors, vendors & groups who support the association.
  • 2-3pm   General Session – Where are We Going? Looking to the 88th Session
  • 3-3:15pm   Refreshment Break
  • 3:15-4:15pm   Concurrent Sessions:
    • The Big Bang Evolution of Texas’ Economy – from Dinosaurs to Outer Space
    • Top 10 Responsibilities of the CAD Board (Part 1)
  • 4:15-5:15pm   Concurrent Sessions:
    • What Does This Mean, & What Do I Do or Don’t Do Now? Understanding PTAD’s Rules for the PVS
    • Top 10 Responsibilities of the CAD Board (Part 2)

Wednesday, February 9

  • 7:30-8:30am   Farewell Breakfast
  • 8:30-9:30am   The Texas Regional Economy – Anil Kumar, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
  • 9:30-10:30am   CAD Administrative Issues & Personnel Law under the Pandemic – Bettye Lynn, Lynn Law PLLC
  • 10:30-11:30am   The Silver Lining – Innovations Sprung from the COVID Pandemic – Panel on Pandemic Experiences
  • 11:30am   Adjourn / Farewell to Grapevine 2022 / Hello Dallas 2023