Past Webinars

Need one of the presentations below? Contact the FGFOA Staff.

December 18, 2014
GASB's New Pension Standards
Speaker: Garry Green, Chief, Bureau of Research and Member Communications, Division of Retirement, Department of Management Services, State of Florida 
October 30, 2014
Performance Measurement & Benchmarking - Charting Success
Speakers: Susan Boyer, FBC Executive Director
August 19, 2014
Overview of the Top Risks & the Keys to a Successful Implementation of an ERP System
Speaker: K. Adam Glover, CISA, Senior Associate, Risk Advisory Services Group, Orlando

July 17, 2014
The New Securities and Exchange Commission Municipal Advisor (MA) Rule
Speakers: John Cross, Director of Municipal Securities Office, Securities and Exchange Commission; Peg Henry- Senior Vice President and Assistant General Counsel with Jeffries Muni  Compliance , previously General Counsel to the MSRB (Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board), Member of National Association of Bond Lawyers; Alexandra MacLennan-Partner, Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP; Member of the Board of Directors of the National Association of Bond Lawyers; and Ben Watkins-Director of the State of Florida Division of Bond Finance and Chair of the GFOA Committee on Governmental Debt Management
June 19, 2014
Variable Annunity Plans Allocation of Risks in Hybrid Pension Plans
Speakers: Donald E. Fuerst, Senior Pension Fellow, American Academy of Actuaries; James J. Rizzo, ASA, MAAA, Senior Consultant & Actuary, Gabriel, Roeder, Smith & Company

April 29, 2014
Municipal Bond Market Update & A Look Ahead
Speakers: Jay Glover and David Moore, Managing Directors of  Public Financial Management, Inc.

March 20, 2014
Speaker: Daniel R. Vicker, Ph.D. - Student and CPM Society Liaison - Florida Center for Public Management

February 20, 2014
It's a Matter of Interest
Speakers: Leonard Chubinsky, Senior Corporate Counsel & Secretary; Robert Claiborne, CFA, Director, Head of Credit Research; Miriam Cleary, Regional Director, Public Sector Group; Samira Mattin, Vice President, Portfolio Management; Marc H. McClure, CFA, Vice President, Portfolio Management; David Witthohn, CFA, CIPM, Director, Public Sector Group, Cutwater Asset Management 

December 19, 2013
Speaker: Todd Bond, Budget Officer, Polk County Board of County Commissioners - Bartow

October 17, 2013
Florida Revenue Sharing
Speaker: Robert W. Mckee, Chief Economist, Florida Department of Revenue, Tallahassee, FL

August 15, 2013
An Update on Health Care Reform
Speakers: Clay Austin, Director of Group Health, Florida League of Cities - Orlando; D. Michael Jones, ASA, MAAA, Senior Consultant, Towers Watson-Atlanta

July 18, 2013
Fair Labor Standards Act
Speaker: William L (Roy) Richardson, Jr., Community Outreach and Planning Specialist, US Dept of Labor, Wage and Hour Division

May 16, 2013
The Auditor General Update
Speakers: Michael J. Gomez, CPA, Audit Supervisor, Florida Auditor General - Tallahassee; Beau Brooks, CPA, Lead Senior Auditor, Florida Auditor General - Tallahassee

March 14, 2013
U.S. & Florida Economic Update
Speaker: Sean M. Snaith, Ph.D., Director, Institute for Economic Competitiveness, University of Central Florida

February 14, 2013
Legislative Policy Statements and Update
Speakers: David Keller, Assistant City Manager/Chief Financial Officer, City of Weston & Kent Olson, Deputy Treasurer-Clerk, City of Tallahassee

January 24, 2013
Costing Government Goods and Services
Speaker: Dr. Clifford McCue, Associate Professor, School of Public Administration Florida Atlantic University

December 13, 2012
Payables (1099 Reporting) and W2 Preparation
Speaker: Fernando Echevarria, Federal, State and Local Government Specialist, Internal Revenue Service

October 25, 2012
GASB Reporting Standards Update; GASB 54 and GASB 60-64
Speaker:  William Blend, CPA, Shareholder, Moore Stephens Lovelace, P.A., Orlando, Florida

August 22, 2012 
Investing Florida Public Funds During Unusual Times
Speakers: Scott Prickett, Manageing Director, Glenn Scott, Senior Vice President, Julie Hughes, Senior Vice President - Davidson Fixed Income Managemnt

July 24, 2012
Legislative Update
Speakers: Amber Hughes, Legislative Advocate, Florida League of Cities & Davin Suggs, Senior Legislative Advocate, Florida Association of Counties

April 25, 2012
Auditor General Update
Speakers: Anita Marlowe & Beau Brooks, Florida Auditor General's Office

March 8, 2012
Employment Tax Updates & Common Audit Issues
Speaker: Sheree Cunningham, Federal State & Local Government 

February 16, 2012

Pension Reform
Speakers: James W. Linn, Shareholder, Lewis, Longman & Walker, P.A.; James J. Rizzo, ASA, MAAA, Senior Consultant & Actuary, Gabriel, Roeder, Smith & Company; Christopher Lyons, CPA, CGFO, CPFO, Director of Financial Administration, City of Sarasota; FGFOA President

January 26, 2012 
Priority Driven Budgeting:  An Alternative to Incremental Budgeting
Speaker: Steven G. Chapman, II, CPFO, Director of Finance, North Lauderdale

December 15, 2011 
The Current Market for Treasury Management & Your Cash Flow Modeling
Speaker: Mitchell P. York, CFA

December 1, 2011
New Accounting and Auditing Standards Affecting State and Local Governments
Speaker: Lynda Dennis

October 13, 2011
Overview of Model Investment Policy & Case Models from Small to Large Governments
Speaker: Jeffrey Larson, Mark C. Mason and Dr. Donald E. Weber

September 14, 2011
Safety, Liquidity and Yield in a Low Interest Rate Environment
Speaker: James Womack and Dustin Heintz

August 18, 2011

Traditional Investment Choices and Emerging Alternatives
Speaker: Steven Alexander and David Jang