Jon D. Neely, RPA

Jon D. Neely is President of Capitol Appraisal Group, LLC and a co-founder of its predecessor, Truett F. Pritchard and Associates. He is recognized as a pioneer in the industry with over 40 years of experience in designing, constructing, operating, and appraising plants, including utility, commercial, and petroleum properties. He has served as past president of the National Association of Mass Appraisers and graduated from Texas A&M University with a BS in Chemical Engineering.

Michael W. Ohlendorf, RPA
Senior Vice President

Michael W. Ohlendorf is a Senior Vice-President with over 30 years of experience in database management and appraisal software. He has developed computer mass appraisal systems for all classifications of property (including industrial, oil and gas, utility, commercial, and residential real estate) and continues to lead the design of efficient automated tax collection systems and software for our clients. Mike is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin with a BA in Mathematics and an MA in Computer Sciences.

Gregg A. Davis, RPA
Executive Vice President, Manager Industrial Division

Gregg A. Davis leads the Industrial Complex Property Division of Capitol Appraisal Group, LLC. He has over 30 years of experience in construction and complex property appraisals and has been recognized for his development of uniform methods of appraisal in the industry. He formerly served as Executive Vice President of a Texas Panhandle bank and worked for the Legislative Budget Board and the Office of Court Administration. He graduated from Texas Tech University with a BS in Finance.

Kenneth A. Hitt, RPA
Vice President, Manager Oil and Gas Division

Kenneth A. Hitt leads the Oil and Gas Division of Capitol Appraisal Group, LLC. He is recognized as a measurement and control system specialist with over 25 years of experience appraising natural gas reservoirs, storage, and pipeline operations. He has served as a consultant to the Energy Council of California’s U.S. Congressmen and is a graduate of California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo, with a BS in Mechanical Engineering.

Richard N. Barrick
Vice President, Manager Information Systems Division

Richard N. Barrick leads the Information Systems Division of Capitol Appraisal Group and has over 30 years of experience in data maintenance, data processing, and computer system applications for tax administration. His leadership in the design and implementation of custom appraisal software has streamlined the certification and collection processes for appraisal districts. He is a member of the Association for Computing Machinery and a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin with a BS in Computer Sciences.

David E. Popelar, P.E., RPA, Vice President
Chief Engineer

David E. Popelar leads the firm in special-purpose property appraisal. He is a licensed Professional Engineer and Real Estate Appraiser (certified general) with more than 10 years of appraisal experience. In addition to his appraisal background, he has more than a decade of experience in engineering and design having worked with some of the largest engineering firms in the U.S. and Europe. He is a graduate from the University of Michigan with a BS in Chemical Engineering.