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Patrick Kayser

Virginia Land Use Value Analyst
Patrick Kayser departmental profile
301-A Hutcheson Hall
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA 24061


M.R., Economics, North Carolina State University, 2018
B.A., Economics, Wake Forest University, 2013


Patrick provides technical support for the use-value assessment program and calculates annual estimates used in establishing real estate property taxes for agricultural and horticultural land in Virginia. He is responsible for researching and conceptualizing appropriate data, methods, and procedures to improve the validity and performance of the model for participating cities, counties, and stakeholders in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Patrick also develops and maintains crop enterprise budgets used to aid producers in evaluating alternative plans.


  • Economic Research Assistant - Summer Pathways Intern, U.S. Department of Agriculture, May-August 2018
  • Development Analyst, Kane Realty Corporation, July 2013 - July 2017
  • Economic Research Assistant, Wake Forest University, Fall 2011 - July 2013