Patrick O’Connor, MAI, Owner and President of O’Connor & Associates
Patrick O’Connor has been active in appraising commercial real estate property since 1983, as well as reducing property taxes, and providing expert witness testimony. He also publishes analyses and data with respect to the real estate market and is a highly regarded media spokesperson for the real estate community. He holds a MAI, the highest achievable designation from the Appraisal Institute, and is a licensed senior property tax consultant. Pat earned a Master of Business Administration from Harvard University. In 2001 he authored the first definitive consumer guide to Texas property taxes, Cut Your Texas Property Taxes.
Kathleen O'Connor, Owner
On a conservative basis, Kathleen O'Connor manages the financial operations of the company. Working with outside accountants, Kathleen authorizes annual financial statements and financial projections. She monitors and reviews all expenditures, helps develop financial policies and procedures and oversees payroll functions. Kathleen is a graduate of Baylor College, is a licensed Real Estate Broker and is very active in CREW. For over twenty years, Kathleen has been an active participant in O'Connor & Associates, taking pride in its growth from a small firm to a company with a national reputation and over 600 local and international employees.
Kathy Riggs, Chief Operating Officer
Kathy Riggs is involved in all aspects of strategic planning and execution of the company’s business plan. With 25 years of management and marketing experience, Kathy manages the overall functions of the company’s business systems, marketing, administration and human resources. She interacts daily with leadership of all departments to ensure smooth operation of the company at large. Prior to joining O’Connor in 1996, Kathy was Director of Marketing, Southwest Region, for the former firm of Coopers & Lybrand.
Mike Webb, Director of Human Resources
Mike Webb has been involved in human resources for over 20 years in various industries including retail, energy, manufacturing and technology. His experience includes such areas as recruiting, employee relations and benefits administration. With a family background in commercial and residential construction, he served as a past executive board member of his homeowner’s association and was involved in residential real estate sales. Mike received his BA from St. Mary’s University and went on to graduate work at Trinity University and received a Personnel Certification from Houston Baptist University.
Scott Sherrill, Director of Marketing
Scott Sherrill has been with O'Connor & Associates for more than six years. In his role, he is responsible for all marketing and communications including branding, media relations, website development and graphic design. He has more then 12 years of marketing experience. He is a graduate of the University of Houston where he received his Masters of Business Administration in Marketing and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Stephen F. Austin State University.