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October 29, 2021


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Time to Renew

2020-2021 Membership Renewal / Acquisition

July 1 starts our new MDGFOA Membership year. Have you renewed your Membership? Just LOG IN, and renew.

New to MDGFOA and ready to become an active Member? We cannot wait to have you join us!!

2020-2021 Mentorship Program

Interested in becoming a Mentor or being Mentored? The MDGFOA announces its New MENTOR Program that pairs our more experienced members with those who are somewhat new either to the field or to their respective positions, such as someone who has recently been promoted to management.

Click on the link below, fill out the form and send it to mdgfoa@mdgfoa.org and we will contact you regarding your request


CONGRATULATIONS! Rafiu O. Ighile, CPA, Director of Finance for the City of Gaithersburg, MD

CONGRATULATIONS!  Rafiu O. Ighile, CPA, Director of Finance for the City of Gaithersburg, MD has been elected as a member at-large to the GFOA Executive Board.  He will serve a three-year term, beginning immediately. The five new members-at-large of the Executive Board will each serve a three-year term beginning immediately. New board members are:Laurie M.…

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GFOA’s 114th Annual Conference Moving from In-Person to Virtual

After closely monitoring COVID-19, we decided to move our 114th Annual Conference, May 17–20, 2020, and preconference seminars (May 15–16, 2020) in New Orleans, Louisiana, from in-person to virtual. For those of you who have already registered for the conference, you have the following options: 1.) Take advantage of the virtual conference and apply your…

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Congratulations to Maryland’s new CPFO’s!

Congratulations to Maryland’s new CPFO’s! Daniel J. Lewis, Treasury Manager, Frederick County Government, MD Denise Roberts, Cash Analyst, Cecil County, MD

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Congratulations to Maryland’s newest CPFOs!

Congratulations to Maryland’s newest CPFOs! Pamela S. Diaz, Assistant Director of Commissioners, Allegany County Commissioners, MD Mary S. Martin, Senior Management and Budget Analyst, City of Rockville, MD

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GFOA Annual Conference Overview

GFOA’s 114th Annual Conference will take place on May 17-20, 2020, at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, 900 Convention Center Blvd., New Orleans, LA https://www.gfoa.org/annual-conference/annual-conference-overview  

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Tax Collector’s Affinity Group Meeting in November

Join us on November 21, 2019 for the Tax Collector’s Affinity Group Meeting. THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 2019 10:00 am- Welcome and Introduction Eric Jackson, Chief of Treasury, Charles County Government 10:15 am- State Department of Assessments and Taxation Michael Higgs, Director 11:15 am- Roundtable Discussion Counties’ Monthly Reimbursements for Homeowner’s Tax Credits Recordation/Transfer Tax Followup…

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Reserve Your Seat! Treasury and Investment Affinity Group

Treasury and Investment Affinity Group The World of Investments and Treasury Management is Changing and You Need To Keep Up! Friday, October 18, 2019 10:00 am – 2:30 pm MDOT HQ Hosted By: Bank of America Merrill Lynch https://mdgfoa.org/affinity-groups/

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Congratulations to the Baltimore City Elected Officials’ Retirement System and the Baltimore City Employees’ Retirement System for receiving the PAFR Award for the first time!

GFOA would like to congratulate the following jurisdictions for receiving the GFOA’s Popular Annual Financial Reporting (PAFR) Award for the first time: Yorba Linda Water District, California; City of San Mateo, California; Baltimore City Elected Officials’ Retirement System, Maryland; Baltimore City Employees’ Retirement System, Maryland; Oakland Community College, Michigan; North Central Regional Transit District, New…

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PAFR Awarded to MD State Retirement and Pension System

Congratulations to MD State Retirement and Pension System for being awarded the PAFR for the first time.

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Lloyd W. Jones Scholarship Nomination Deadline: April 1, 2019

Lloyd W. Jones Scholarship The Maryland GFOA Executive Committee at its regular meeting on May 2, 1997, approved the establishment of the Lloyd W. Jones Memorial Scholarship Fund. Lloyd Jones was a past president of the Maryland GFOA and held vital City, County and State finance posts in addition to the many other organizations which…

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Join the MDGFOA as an Associate Partner for our 2020-2021 Membership year. Support our Members in education, create new relationships with potential clients, build upon current business relationships.

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