Virginia Government Finance Officers Association

2016 Fall Conference - Henrico, VA
October 26-28, 2016
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The VGFOA 2016 Fall Conference was held at the Hilton Short Pump Hotel & Spa in Henrico, VA on October 26 - 28, 2016.

Session Presentations:

Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Cybersecurity Awareness Update - Clarence Rhudy & Norman Yoder, Brown Edwards and Company, LLP
Contract Administration: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly - Lorie Newton, Chesterfield County
Multi-Year Budget Planning - Michael Hurlocker & Stott Mason, Prince William County
Records Management: Back to Basics - Glenn Smith, Library of Virginia
Controlling Healthcare and Benefit Costs - Courtenay Williams, Colonial Life
Virginia Freedom of Information Act - Maria Everett, FOIA Council

Thursday, October 27, 2016
GFOA Best Practices in Budgeting - John Fishbein, GFOA
Common Challenges with Budget Documents - John Fishbein, GFOA
Budgeting for Outcomes: Why Start the Journey? - Amelia Merchant, City of Roanoke
Lessons Learned from Large Claims - Jeff Cole, VML Insurance Programs
The Power of Being Understood - Lou Cannon & Clara Ewing, RSM US LLP
Moody's Credit Rating Process for VA Local Governments - Tiphany Lee-Allen, Moody's
LODA Update - Chris Carey, Stephanie Heintzleman & Kathleen Guzi, VACORP
Engaging the Public in the Budget Process - Michelle Casciato, Prince William County
Revised Tax-Supported Criteria - Michael Rinaldi, Fitch Ratings
APA Local Government Update - Rachel Reamy, APA

Friday, October 28, 2016
GASB Update - Jialan Su, GASB
The Big Idea of Lead Virginia - Susan Horne, Lead Virginia
Financial Software, Replacement, Budgeting and Procurement - Kevin Price & Chad Snow, BerryDunn
Legal and Regulatory Risk - Tim Cook, VCU and Dustin Rosser, Midkiff, Muncie & Ross, PC