Tribunal Members


Preeti P. Gadola 


Attorney Member





 

Preeti Gadola was appointed to the Michigan Tax Tribunal in 2011, for a partial term, and reappointed in 2013. She earned a bachelor’s degree, with honors, from the University of Michigan in 1986 and a law degree from Wayne State University Law School in 1990. Judge Gadola worked as a Hearing Referee for the Tax Tribunal from 1992-1994 and again from 2010-2011. She also worked as a grader for the Michigan Bar Exam for over a decade. She previously served as an Assistant Attorney General in both the Social Services and Revenue Divisions, representing the Family Independence Agency and the Michigan Department of Treasury. Previous to that she was an associate attorney at Adams, Mott and Staniszewski. She also served as a Public Member of the Michigan Board of Medicine and is a Member of the State Bar of Michigan, Taxation Section.

 Appointment expires: June 30, 2021.


David B. Marmon


Attorney Member  

 


 

Judge Marmon was appointed to the Tribunal in June of 2014.  For the past 15 years, he has worked as an attorney for Hoffert & Associates P.C., where he litigated in the area of property taxation before the Tribunal and the state’s appellate courts. He earned his LLM in taxation in 1993 from Wayne Law School where he previously earned his JD in 1981. Since admission to the State Bar of Michigan in 1981, he has practiced in a variety of areas including business law, collections, real estate, bankruptcy, family law and municipal law. He has taught federal income taxation and business law and served as Deputy Treasurer for the City of Warren.

 Appointment expires June 30, 2019.


Marcus L. Abood 


At Large Member

 

Judge Abood was re-appointed to the Tax Tribunal in February 2016. He was originally appointed to the Tax Tribunal from 2010 to 2015. Prior to coming to the Tribunal, and for the past 25 years, Judge Abood owned and operated a real property valuation practice. He is a past president of the Mid-Michigan Chapter and holds an SRA designation with the Appraisal Institute. Judge Abood is a Certified General Real Estate Appraiser in the State of Michigan. He was an instructor for Lansing Community College from 1999 to 2011. In addition, he is an AQB Certified USPAP Instructor with The Appraisal Foundation. 

Appointment expires: June 30, 2019