Virginia Government Finance Officers' Association
2018 Fall Conference - Henrico, VA
October 24 - 26, 2018
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The VGFOA 2018 Fall Conference was held at the Hilton Short Pump Hotel & Spa in Henrico, VA on October 24 - 26, 2018. Click Here for conference pictures.


Wednesday, October 24th:

National & VA Economic Update - Robert McNab, ODU

GASB Update - David Bean, GASB

Fraud - Rusty Pounds, Cherry Bekaert, LLP


Thursday, October 25th:

Keynote: Developing the Leaders Around You - Ed Peterson, Transform Leadership

Financial Sustainability - Shayne Kavanagh, GFOA

The Key to Being a Better Finance Director - Charlie Francis, OpenGov

Role of Financial Policies in Preparing the Budget - Charles Meek, City of Suffolk

Backup Withholding & Form 1099 Misc. Update - Michael Durland, IRS

Economic Update - Greg Pagans, Multi-Bank Securities, Inc.

Budgeting Practices - Katie Davis & Amelia Merchant, City of Roanoke

Protecting Phone-Based Transactions & Understanding PCI Compliance - Jason Herbert, Paymentus

Best Practices in Budgeting - Meghan Coates, Chesterfield County; Quin Lunsford, Albemarle County Service Authority; Donna Witt, City of Lynchburg; Debbie White, Goochland County Schools


Friday, October 26th:

GASB 87: Leases - Rob Churchman, Cherry Bekaert, LLP

APA Local Government Update - Rachel Reamy, APA

Voyages in Procurement - Sharita Bryant, Department of General Services

Succession Planning: It's Easier Than You Think - Margie Hamner, Starfish Consulting