Advanced Commitment to Excellence (ACE) Award
We are pleased to announce the winners of the 2015 ACE Awards. The ACE Awards or Advanced Commitment to Excellence is a new FGFOA recognition program. The awards are to underscore the importance of innovation in government finance. There are many examples across our membership of outstanding work that is being done on a daily basis. The ACE Awards gives us a changes to share these stories, celebrate successes and most importantly, learn from each other. For the inaugural year, two categories were chosen. We were surprised and pleased with the participation. There was one Winner and one Honorable Mention chosen for each category.
Website Transparency (6 applications)
ACE Award – City of Naples
Honorable Mention - City of Gainesville
Process Improvement category (12 applications)
ACE Award – Miami-Dade County
Honorable Mention Justice Administrative Commission
There will be a presentation at the 2015 School of Governmental Finance in November highlighting these four innovative successes.
2015 CGFO Renewals
2015 renewal period is not until 7/31. You have until 7/31/15 to report. Renewal information will be sent out towards the end of June via email.
You can still earn CPE credits through 6/30/2015. Notification will include a link to take the online ethics exam, instructions on how to enter your CPE’s online as well as a link to make your $40 recertification fee payment.
Right now our system is not set up to start the renewal process so please be looking for an email the last week of June. If you have any questions please feel free to contact Merrily Bennett.
Congratulations to the new CGFO's as of the Spring Exams
Michael Cascone – City of Tampa
Jo-Anne Drury – Lake County Clerk of Court
Jacqueline Jackson – Broward County Office of County Attorney
Kayleen Kastel – City of Clearwater
Mariana Ortega-Sanchez – City of Palm Springs
Carlos A. Perez – Broward County , Transportation Dept.
Charles Proulx – City of Port St. Lucie
Viendu Tran – City of Tampa
2015-2016 Committee Applications
If you are interested in serving on one of our committee for the 2015-2016 year click here for an application. Please return completed applications to Dana Anderson.
FGFOA is proud to offer FREE Webinars to all current FGFOA members