Geno Nowak

Geno NowakGeno Nowak
Senior Tax Analyst
Steven B. Pearlman & Associates

Geno Nowak joined the firm as a Senior Tax Analyst in September 2009 after 32 years of public service with the Cook County Assessor’s Office. Mr. Nowak’s most recent position at the Assessor’s Office was the Director of Field Operations and Technical Review where he supervised 96 employees.

As the Director of Field Operations his responsibilities included overseeing the collection and processing of all data required for assessing the vast Industrial, Commercial and Residential properties in Cook County as well as processing and monitoring in excess of 100,000 building permits and 20,000 property tax appeals per year.

Prior to this position, Geno was Manager of Industrial Commercial Valuations for the Cook County Assessor, where he supervised 40 employees in the procedures of the annual reassessment process. His responsibilities also included a presentation on “Downtown Chicago Hotels” at the MJC Conference in Tampa, Florida as well as a presentation in Boston, Massachusetts before the annual conference of International Association of Assessing Officers on the Assessor’s valuation of the “Loop Top 100 Buildings.”

Geno has been a member of the International Association of Assessing Officers (IAAO) since 1981 when he received the Certified Illinois Assessing Officer (CIAO) designation. In 1999, he also earned the Assessment Administration Specialist (AAS) designation.


International Association of Assessing Officials

Contact Geno:
Steven B. Pearlman & Associates – Attorneys at Law | 350 W. Hubbard Street, Suite 630 | Chicago, Illinois 60654
(312) 832-0123 | FAX (312) 832-7722 |