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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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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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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A Letter from the MDGFOA President

Letter from the President We are halfway through the fiscal year and so much has occurred within the MDGFOA. As your current President, I wanted to take a moment to reflect on what the fiscal year has brought to our organization and its members. Fiscal Year 2019 saw the creation of the Young Professionals Affinity…

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CPE Certificates Now Available online

MDGFOA now has your CPE Certificates available for you to download online. You will need to LOG IN to your account to access your CPE Certificates. Certificates accessible online begin with the Winter 2018 Conference. If you need CPE Certificates prior to 1/2018 please contact us via email at mdgfoa@mdgfoa.org

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Congrats to our recent CPFO achievers!

Congratulations to our MD GFOA Members who recently achieved the Certified Public Finance Officer (CPFO) designation: Shahnaz Ariff, Accountant, Bowie, Maryland Alvin Bratton, City Treasurer, Glenarden, Maryland Darcy Good, Tax Billing Manager, Anne Arundel County, Maryland

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GFOA of the US & Canada Student Opportunities

Student Opportunities • Applications Open for 2019 GFOA Academic Scholarships We encourage the advancement of full- and part-time students at the undergraduate and graduate level in the fields of government finance and management and offer the following academic scholarships on an annual basis to help do so: o Frank L. Greathouse Government Accounting o Goldberg-Miller…

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