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Local Government Procurement WEBINAR
Friday, May 26, 2017
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
1.5 CPEs offered

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Join us for the first SPIA/VGFOA Regional Supplemental Education Program Webinar on Local Government Procurement.  Mr. William Hefty, Attorney, will lead an informative discussion on local government procurement.  There will be time for participants to ask questions and engage in discussion with Mr. Hefty during the WEBINAR. There is no cost for VGFOA members to participate

Mr. William Hefty has served as an Assistant Attorney General in the Education Section from 1975-78, as Richmond City School Board Attorney from 1978-81, and as Richmond City Attorney from 1981-85. He started his own firm that year, and in addition to representing local and regional government clients, has represented the Virginia Education Association and various private sector clients. Bill has taught the course on the Virginia Public Procurement Act for the Virginia Association of Local Government Purchasing for the past 15 years.

Mr. Hefty’s selected Publications/Presentations:

Local Government Attorneys of Virginia, Inc. Handbook of Local Government Law - chapter on Public Procurement
Virginia State Bar Professionalism Course Faculty 2005-2006



Procurement Webinar for VGFOA

Friday, May 26, 2017

12:00 pm  |  Eastern Daylight Time (New York, GMT-04:00)  |  1 hr 30 mins


Meeting number (access code): 649 209 877


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Debt Management Workshop

Thursday, June 15th, 2017

VT Richmond Center

8:30 am – 4:00 pm

2810 N Parham Rd #300, Richmond, VA 23294

Tentative Agenda

This course will cover topics such as establishing debt policy, the determinants of municipal bond interest rates, capital financing methods, bond security, structuring and sizing a bond issue, credit quality and ratings, underwriting and selling of bonds, assessing refinancing opportunities, and continuing disclosure requirements.



Session Description


8:30 am – 9:00 am

Registration and Light Breakfast


9:00 am -9:30 am

Welcome and Introductions

Overview of the Day

Stephanie Davis, Assistant Professor of Practice and Program Director

9:30 am –10:15 am

City/County Debt Management

Pat Weiler, Retired County Administrator, Powhatan County

10:15 am – 10:30 am



10:30 am – 11:45 am

Bond Counsel

T. W. Bruno, Associate, McGuire Woods

11:45 pm – 12:30 pm

Financial Advisors

Kyle Laux, Senior Vice President, Davenport




12:30 pm – 1:15 pm

Lunch/Idea Exchange/Regional Team Building and Networking


1:15 pm – 2:00 pm

Panel Discussion

Pat Weiler, T. W. Bruno, Kyle Laux

2:00 pm – 2:15 pm



2:15 pm – 3:00 pm

Virginia Resources Authority

Shawn Crumlish, Director of Financial Services

3:00 pm – 3:45 pm

County Debt Management

Allan Carmody, Finance Director, Chesterfield County

4:00 pm



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$40 per participant includes light breakfast, lunch, and refreshments.  Attendees will receive 6.5 hours of CPE credits. 

Questions?  Contact Stephanie Davis, Program Director,