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Governmental Accounting Conference - In Person

Tuesday, May 9 8:00am - 4:00pm

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Holiday Inn Great Falls Convention Center

1100 5th St S
Great Falls, MT 59405

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8.00 Credits

Member Price $250.00

Price will increase by $50 after 4/18

Non-Member Price $300.00

Price will increase by $50 after 4/18


All materials will be electronic only 

The Montana Society of CPAs’ Governmental Audit, Accounting and Financial Reporting Committee is proud to present a conference that focuses on accounting, auditing and reporting issues affecting Montana’s local governments. This conference has been designed for auditors of local governments, representatives of city, county, town and district governing boards and accountants from city, county, town and school district business offices.


8:00am - 11:30am - GASB Update with Lisa Parker
This portion of the presentation will cover, guidance and resources related to coronavirus diseases, proposals for public comment, pronouncements being implemented, projects currently being deliberated by the board and pre-agenda research activities.

11:30am - 12:30pm - Lunch

12:30pm - 2:10pm - Internal Controls & Federal Compliance - Angie Murdo

2:10pm - 2:20pm - Break

2:20pm - 4:00pm - A&A Update & SAS 145 - Angie Murdo




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Leader Bios

Angela Murdo

Angela (Angie) Murdo is a Shareholder for Anderson ZurMuehlen & Co., P.C. in the Helena office. She has worked at the firm for over 20 years and is the business unit advisor for the Attest department. She is a member of the American Institute of CPAs, Montana Society of CPAs, and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners. Angie works in the attest department specializing in audits, fraud exams, and consulting work for financial institutions, construction, manufacturing and other private and non-profit entities. Angie is the firm’s Financial Institution Team Leader.

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Lisa Parker

Lisa Parker is a senior project manager with the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB). Prior to joining the GASB in 2008, Lisa worked for Runyon Kersteen Ouellette CPAs for 10 years, the town of Old Orchard Beach, Maine as finance director and interim town manager for 2 years, and the city of Saco, Maine as finance director for 8 years. Lisa is a certified public accountant and a chartered global management accountant. She also is a member of the Association of Governmental Accountants, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and the Maine Society of Certified Public Accountants, where she served as president. Previously, Lisa was president of the Maine Governmental Finance Officers Association, an executive board member of the New England Governmental Finance Officers Association, and a member of a national GFOA standing committee. Lisa attended Boston College and the University of Southern Maine graduating with magna cum laude honors and a bachelor’s degree in accounting.

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Non-Member Price $300.00

Member Price $250.00