Press Release: James Timmings Appointed as the next Town Assessor
For Immediate Release
February 4, 2016
Clarkstown Town Board Appoints James Timmings
as the Next Town Assessor
(New City) – Supervisor George Hoehmann and the Town Board announced today that James J. Timmings will serve as Clarkstown’s
next Town Assessor. Mr. Timmings, who officially
begins on February 16, 2016, will be taking over for Clarkstown’s
long time Assessor Cathy Conklin, who retired this month. He is scheduled to be
voted on by the Town Board at the February 9, 2016 Town Board meeting.
An appraiser for 25 years, Mr. Timmings then went on to serve as the Assessor for the Town
of Mount Pleasant, NY for nearly 15 years. Mr. Timmings
is a State certified Assessor and certified General Real Estate Appraiser with
broad experience in the field of real estate evaluation on an individual and
mass appraisal basis.
“Cathy Conklin is a renowned,
recognized, and respected Assessor in our State, and will be missed,” said
Supervisor George Hoehmann. “In Jim Timmings, I know we have found someone who has the
experience, knowledge, and professionalism which the Town of Clarkstown
Assessor’s Office is known for.”
is familiar with the public sector having been the Real Property Appraiser for
the Town of Eastchester, as well as the previously mentioned post as Assessor
the Town of Mount Pleasant, NY. In addition to his public sector experience,
Mr. Timmings has been successful in the private
sector, serving as a self-employed Real Estate Appraiser, as well as a Staff
Appraiser for Epic Appraisals and Classic Appraisals.
“I am pleased and honored by the
trust Supervisor Hoehmann and the Town Board have placed in me,” stated James Timmings.
“I am ready for the challenge ahead, and look forward to using my experience to
help the Town of Clarkstown.”