Amy Rasmussen, RES, AAS, ICA
Director of Litigation, Polk County Assessor's Office

111 Court Ave., Suite 195
Des Moines, IA 50309

515-286-3326 office 515-240-0755 cell

Amy Rasmussen, RES, AAS, ICA
Director of Litigation, Polk County Assessor's Office

Amy has nearly three decades of experience working in the Polk County Assessor’s Office where she currently serves as the Director of Litigation. She is an Iowa Certified Assessor and a State Certified Residential Real Property Appraiser. She holds both the Residential Evaluation Specialist (RES) and the Assessment Administration Specialist (AAS) designations from the International Association of Assessing Officers. She is past-board member of the Iowa Real Estate Appraiser Examining Board, the Institute of Iowa Certified Assessors and the IAAO.
In addition to serving on numerous committees in her home state, Amy has served on the IAAO Planning and Rules Committee, Budget Committee, Technology Special Committee, USPAP Committee and as Chair of the Professional Development Committee. Amy is also a Senior Specialty Instructor for IAAO, and in 2017 she was honored to be given the Clifford B. Allen Most Valuable Member award.

Title
Course Price
Course Duration
AAS Designation Case Study Review
100
2 1/2 Day
How to Teach Adult Students
Request
1/2 Day (New 2015)
Customer Service
Request
1/2 Day (New 2020)
Public Relations & Customer Service
Request
Any length from 1.5 hours to all day (Revised 2018)
How to be a Better Manager
$75
1 1/2 Day (New 2019)
How to be a Better Manager
$75
1 Day
The Art of Making a Powerful Presentation
Request
1 Day (New 2009)
Reconstructing Income & Expense Statements
$75
1 or 2 Day (Revised 2014)
Residential Quality Rating Guidebook
Request
1/2 Day or 1 Day (Revised 2019)
Residential Quality, Condition and Effective Age Workshop
Request
1 or 2 Day (Revised 2014)
Valuation of Mobile Home Parks Workshop
$75
1 Day (Revised 2014)
Valuation of Manufactured Homes Workshop
$75
1 Day (Revised 2020)
Valuation of Residential Land
$75
1 Day (Revised 2016)
Low-End Residential Properties
$75
1-Day (Revised 2017)
Valuation of High-End & Difficult Homes Workshop
$75
1 Day (Revised 2017)
Preparation & Presenting a Valuation Appeal Workshop
$75
1 Day (Revised 2016)
Appraising After a Disaster or in Traumatic Events
$75
1 Day (Revised 2019)
Unique & Challenging Homes
$75
1 day (Revised 2019)
Mass Appraisal Analysis & Benchmark
$75
1 Day Revised 2020)
Valuation of Barndominiums
$75
1 Day (Revised 2017)
Fee Simple & Property Rights Valuation Issues for Commercial Properties
Request
1 Day (New 2020)