Foundations Budgeting (GFI)

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Required Course for the Foundations Level GFI Program
3 CPE / Specialized Knowledge (Gov't)


This workshop will provide an introduction to public sector budgeting for those new to government finance as well as a refresher for those looking to sharpen their skills.

This workshop will focus on:

  • The primary components of the public sector budgeting process
  • How a typical municipal budget cycle works
  • The statutory requirements municipalities in New York need to follow
  • Which municipal policies should be in place to guide the budgeting process
  • The role of time management in developing a municipal budget


Pam Barton, Supervising Accountant, Town of Grand Island

Michael A. Genito, CPFO, CGFM, CMFO, Treasurer, Village of Suffern

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October 18th, 2022 9:00 AM through 12:00 PM
The Comfort of Your Home or Office, NY
Live Webinar
Member $170.00
Non-Member (staff) $200.00
Non-Member (includes 2023 dues) $260.00