2018 - Cheyenne, WY

Onsite brochure 
Conference Presentations & Bios

H = Presentation Handouts

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NOTE: Not all presenters make their presentation available prior to the conference.

Wednesday, April 18
Communicating as a Leader

H Bo Fitzpatrick, CPA, President, 20-20 Services LLC

Cloud Strategy and Enablement
H Carl Marsh, Managing Director, KPMG

Creative Problem Solving
H Bo Fitzpatrick, CPA, President, 20-20 Services LLC

Write It So They Can Read It: Instantly Effective Email Tips for the Super-Busy Writer
Mandi Stanley, Certified Speaking Professional

Data Analytics and Visualization
H Stefan Johansson, Policy Administrator, Director’s Unit for Policy, Research and Evaluation, Wyoming Department of Health

Talent Acquisition in Government
H David R. Miller, Business Development Executive, EY
Rashel Meiworm, Executive Director, EY
Andrea Walker, Senior Manager, EY
Thursday, April 19
Developing Leaders
H Robert Gieser, Manager, Deloitte Consulting

How Digital Technologies are Changing Public Sector Finance
H Mark Howard, Global Administration Segment Lead, Public Service, Accenture

State of the States

H John Hicks, Executive Director, National Association of State Budget Officers

Concurrent Session: Yellow Book Update
H Jim Dalkin, Director, Financial Management and Assurance, U.S. Government Accountability Office

Concurrent Session: 
Finance Roundtable
H Moderator: Cynthia Cloud, State Auditor (WY)

Concurrent Session: 
Training Issues Roundtable
H Moderators:
Glen Fowler, Recruiting and Training Manager, Office of the State Auditor (CA)
Lizzie Scott, Professional Development Manager, Louisiana Legislative Auditor

Gaining Efficiencies Through Technology Enhancements
H Thomas Shack, Comptroller of the Commonwealth (MA)

Change Mangement
H Robin Milne, Senior Manager, Plante Moran
Sandra Urbanek, Deputy State Auditor (WY)

Employee Engagement, Motivation and Workplace Culture
H Thomas Shack, Comptroller of the Commonwealth (MA)
Friday, April 20
Concurrent Session: GASB Update
  David Bean, Director of Research and Technical Services, Governmental Accounting Standards Board

Concurrent Session: 
Performance Audit Roundtable
H Moderator: Pam Robinson, Public Funds Administrator, Department of Audit (WY)

Emerging Issues & Debrief
H Moderators:
Amanda Bibby, Deputy Director, Department of Audits and Accounts (GA)
Caitlin Argyle, Executive Assistant, Office of the State Auditor (WY)

The NASACT Community

NASACT serves as the premier organization working to bring together state auditors, state comptrollers and state treasurers to cooperatively address government financial management issues. NASACT also manages two secretariats - the National State Auditors Association (NSAA) and the National Association of State Comptrollers (NASC). Both NSAA and NASC are included under the umbrella of NASACT’s budget and utilize staff hired by NASACT.