PRIVATE SECTOR EXPERIENCE

Current
  • Principal, Ryan, Scottsdale office 
    • Specializes in providing property tax consulting services for commercial property owners and managers, including tax appeals and exemptions.
Previous
  • Managing Director, Ryan, Scottsdale office
  • Director, Office Leader, national tax and accounting firm
    • Responsible for all aspects of leading the Arizona Property Tax practice       
  • Director, Office Practice Leader, Big 4 accounting firm
  • Vice President/Co-Manager, national property tax consulting firm

PUBLIC SECTOR EXPERIENCE

 Current
  • Member, Arizona State Board of Equalization
    • Appointed by Arizona Governor Douglas A. Ducey
 Previous
  • Vice-Chairman, Arizona State Board of Appraisal, Governor Brewer Appointment, Confirmed by the full Arizona Senate
  • Deputy Assessor, Maricopa County Assessor’s Office, Land Division
  • Non-Commissioned Officer, United States Air Force and United States Army National Guard

PUBLIC PRESENTATIONS

Mr. Nolan lectures, presents, and participates on panel discussions regarding various property tax topics. Additionally, he has appeared as a speaker for the following organizations:
  • Arizona State University, W. P. Carey School of Business, Master of Real Estate Development Program
  • Arizona Tax Conference
  • Council On State Taxation

BOARD AND PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • Arizona Association of Property Tax Analysts
    • Vice President (2003–2015)
    • Legislative Committee (2003–2015)
  • Arizona State Board of Equalization
    • Governor Ducey appointment as a member of the board (2017–Present)
  • Institute for Professionals in Taxation

EDUCATION & ACCREDITATION

  • Bachelor of Arts Degree, Business Management, Park University
  • Associate Degree, Management, Park University
  • Certified Member of the Institute (CMI), Property Tax, Institute for Professionals in Taxation
  • Marshall Swift Cost Approach Certificate
  • United States Air Force and United States Army National Guard Veteran, Non-Commissioned Officer
  • Former Certified Property Tax Appraiser, Arizona Department of Revenue
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