Since its inception as a not-for-profit association in 1934, IRWA has united the efforts of its members toward professional development, strong ethics and improved service to employers and the public, along with advancements within the right of way profession. IRWA is the unsurpassed source of right of way educational programs and professional services worldwide.


I am happy to share that Paul Kanitra and the staff have become strong advocacy partners of the International Right of Way Association. We began by introducing the association to key members and staff of the House and Senate Transportation & Infrastructure majority and minority committees and thanks to the work of, within twelve short months we have dramatically increased our visibility on the Hill. We are now busy honing our once broad message to a targeted advocacy strategy with Paul’s guidance, engaging our key volunteer leaders and senior staff in the process.

We are delighted with the responsiveness and effectiveness of They are proven professionals and high impact players for the IRWA.

Mark Rieck
Executive Vice President