NESGFOA Board is exploring options to hold a virtual Spring Training Seminar in April, 2021
Please stay tuned for further details

Training & Education Opportunities

GFOA’s Learning Management System:
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Upcoming Courses:

  • Capital Asset Accounting Series, January 12-20
  • Governmental Accounting Intensive Series, February 2-5
  • Budgeting Best Practices: Communicating the Budget, February 10-11
  • Fundamentals of Preparing a Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR), February 16-March 4
  • Budgeting Best Practices: Budget Monitoring and Performance Measures, February 23-24

The New Hampshire GFOA offers an in-person Basic Municipal Accounting Course Click here for details.

Certified Public Finance Officer (CPFO) Program Changes Coming in 2021
The GFOA has made several major changes and improvements to the CPFO program that will take effect on January 1, 2021 and make the program more accessible. The new CPFO exams will be available in March 2021. More information is available on their website:  Click here for details.

2020 Annual Meeting Materials

2020 Annual Business Meeting Agenda
2019 Annual Business Meeting Minutes
FOA FY 2020 Ffinancial Statements

Message from NESGFOA Board

The 2020 Annual Fall Conference scheduled for September in Providence has officially been cancelled due to COVID 19.

We are very disappointed about this and we will be miss the opportunity to see everyone at our annual gathering.

We will be scheduling a virtual annual meeting in September 2020 to formally elect a new slate of officers.

We will notify the members of this meeting soon.

We are working on scheduling a Spring Seminar in 2021 and will keep you updated as further details become more certain.

In the meantime best wishes and please be safe.  We look forward to seeing everyone again at the 2021 Annual Fall Conference to be held at the Sea Crest Beach Hotel in North Falmouth, MA on Sept 12-15, 2021.

2020 Annual Meeting Notice
Please note that the training will take place on GFOA’s Learning Management System. Please log onto to access the course. You will receive reminder e-mails from or Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) will offer its 25th Annual Governmental GAAP Update on November 5, 2020, and again on December 3.
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