AGA conducted another survey in 2008 questioning citizens, supposedly the most important governmental financial statement users, and found that "[o]nly 5 percent of citizens are satisfied with the federal financial information they received" (Association of Government Accountants
He is an active member of several professional societies, including the American Bar Association, the Association of Government Accountants
, and the National Defense Industrial Association.
The two agencies received Certificates of Excellence in Accountability Reporting from the Association of Government Accountants
(AGA) in October.
The annual cost for 12 hours of CPE is $109 ($9.08 per hour) for members of the Association of Government Accountants
. Nonmembers must pay $169 per year, which includes a subscription to the journal.
The nine appendixes outline specific codes of professional conduct, ethics and responsibility standards of the AICPA, Financial Executives Institute, Institute of Internal Auditors, Association of Government Accountants
and the American Bar Association.
Our office members are affiliated with professional organizations such as the Association of Federal Investigators, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Association of Government Accountants
, the Institute of Internal Auditors, and the National Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.
Honors include a personal commendation from President Bill Clinton for service in the development of the Direct Student Loan Program; the Association of Government Accountants
' National Award for Distinguished Local Government Leadership in 2013; and the Virginia Government Finance Officers Association Innovation Award in 2008.