Staff Members

Staff Member Position Email Address
Greg Cook, RPA Chief Appraiser
Michelle Mitchell, RPA Deputy Chief Appraiser
Tina Swonke, RTA Director of Collection Administration
Barbie Lunsford, RPA Administrative Assistant /

Assistant to ARB


Susan Rosinski Deed Clerk / Research Coordinator
Diane Day Data Entry Clerk / ARB Support
Lois FitzSimon Office Manager
Online Correspondence
Susan Kiesewetter, RPA Appraiser
Tamara Parrish Agricultural Appraiser
Ariel Garza Appraiser
Melanie Garrett Collections Assistant
Amanda Wass Exemption Clerk
Phyllis Derks Clerk
Lorie Jones Clerk
Haley Breaux Clerk
Beverly Snell Clerk
Amy Herbrig Business Personal Property/Commercial Appraiser
Bettina White Research Analyst / Deed Clerk
Hannah Leppard Appraiser


Please be aware, there is NO CHARGE to file a homestead exemption application with the appraisal district. Homestead applications are available: on this website on the forms page, at the Austin County Appraisal District office located at 906 E. Amelia St. Bellville, TX 77418, or the Texas Comptroller web site at (Enter Homestead Exemption in the search box.). Please contact our office at 979-865-9124 if you have any questions concerning this matter.
Contact Information
906 E. Amelia St.
Bellville, Texas 77418
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Chief Appraiser
Greg Cook, RPA

2023 Notices of Appraised Value will be sent to property owners whose value increased $1000 or more, new property owners, and owners who had an exemption removed. Please feel free to call the Appraisal District if you have any questions.

Business Personal Property Renditions are due by April 15, 2023.

Applications for 1-d-1 (Open-Space) Agricultural Use are due before May 1, 2023

Applications for Residence Homestead Exemptions are due before May 1, 2023