November 19, 2015
Washington Marriott at Metro Center

6.5 CPE


8:30 a.m.        Registration/Continental Breakfast
9:00 a.m.        Welcome
                              Cyril Byron, Jr., GFOA-WMA President
                              Associate Chief Financial Officer
                              Economic Development and Regulation Cluster
                              Office of the Chief Financial Officer
                              DC Government 
9:05 a.m.        Legislative Update
                              Dustin McDonald, Director
                              GFOA Liaison Center
                              Emily S. Brock, Senior Policy Advisor
                              GFOA Federal Liaison Center
9:30 a.m.        Government Reporting
                              Karen Hawkins, Chief Operating Officer, Finance
                              Victoria Lewis, Program Manager
                              Scott Coble, Manager, OMB
                              Montgomery County Government
10:20 a.m.      Break
10:35 a.m.      Concurrent Sessions

                              Session I: GASB Update
 William Seymour, Partner, SB and Company

                              Session II: “Projects and Planning in the District”
Joseph Lapan, Portfolio Director, ODM, Planning and Economic Development      
                              Session III: "Trends in Public Finance and Municipal Lending" 
                              J.P Grant, Pres., Grant Capital Management
                              Carmen Pigler, Assoc. Treas. of Debt and Grants OFT
                              Anton Voinov, VP, Siebert Brandford Shank & Co., LLC
11:25 a.m.    Panel Discussion
                               Looking Back on 2015 and Preparing for 2016
Nick Majett, Chief Administrative Officer, Prince George's County
                               Rashad Young, City Administrator, Washington, DC
                               Rob Stalzer, Deputy County Executive, Fairfax County, VA
                               Moderator: Carla Reid
12:30 p.m.    Networking Hospitality
1:00 p.m.      Luncheon
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2:00 p.m.      Keynote Speaker

                              "Civic Leadership"
                               Yvette R.D. Downs
                                Chief Financial Officer
2:50 p.m.      General Session
                              "Affordable Housing"

                               Polly Donaldson, Director, DHCD, DC Government
                               John Maneval, Deputy Director, Multifamily and Business Lending, Maryland DHCD
                               Roy Priest, Chief Executive Officer, Alexandria Redevelopment and Housing Authority
                               Stacy Spann, Executive Director, Montgomery County HOC
                               Derek Ford, SVP, WDCEP
                               Art Fleming, Director of Community Investment, FHLB Atlanta
3:40 p.m.      General Session
                                Cybersecurity / Fraud
Chad Steel
                                Department of Homeland Security
4:30 p.m.       Business Meeting
                      Election of Officers
                      Awards and Door Prizes

                                 Cyril Byron, Jr., GFOA-WMA President

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