Karen Keith, Member & Leadership Development Committee Chair
The Member and Leadership Development Committee is moving forward on several projects:
- ACE Awards Subcommittee, Subcommittee Chair Traci Hildreth
The application for the ACE Awards is online!In the past there were two specific categories for the ACE Award.For 2017, the subcommittee revamped the award to include ANY innovation or exceptional practice.So make sure your government applies and is recognized! To submit an application, go to the FGFOA website
- Coaching Program Subcommittee, under Subcommittee Chair Jennifer Howland
The Coaching Program is in full swing.The team plans to officially kick off the new program at the Annual Conference in 2017.Be on the look-out for an announcement soon!
- Emerging Leaders Subcommittee, under Subcommittee Chair Teri Butler
The subcommittee wrote a survey, which you may have participated in, to find out more about how Emerging Leaders want to be engaged.The feedback very informative!The subcommittee is now moving forward on some fun and exciting plans to engage and develop our emerging leaders.Stay tuned!
- Student Recruitment Subcommittee, under Subcommittee Chair Darrel Thomas
After feedback from the Board, the team will help to facilitate internship opportunities between municipalities and college/universities via the FGFOA membership, website, and other social media in order to attract students to careers in government finance.The subcommittee plans to roll out and market the program by late Spring/early summer before next semester.