The Southern Wisconsin Chapter of the Association of Government Accountants (AGA) supports the careers and professional development of government finance professionals working in federal, state and local governments as well as the private sector and academia. Chartered in 1966, our Chapter has a long history of providing education and conferences to the government community in the Madison area. The Southern Wisconsin AGA reaches hundreds of professionals and provides a minimum of 18 continuing professional education (CPE) hours annually. We are a membership organization that is affiliated with the national Association of Government Accountants. There are over 16,000 AGA members world-wide.

Upcoming Training Opportunities:

March 28 – Audio Conference – Cyber Security

April 11 – Webinar – Beyond the Code: Ethics in the Real World

May 9 – AGA Southern Wisconsin Chapter Annual Symposium


Association of Government Accountants
Southern Wisconsin Chapter
P.O. Box 1454
Madison, WI 53701-1454


Monthly Footnotes

A monthly publication of
The Southern Wisconsin Chapter of the Association of Government Accountants

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Do you have some interesting news that your fellow chapter members may be interested in? If so, please submit an article to the Newsletter Editor at radivojevich@co.dane.wi.us. Deadline for submission of articles is the 25th of the month.

March is CGFM Month

For the past twelve-years, thanks to the initiative and dedication of AGA regional and chapter leaders, state and local governments have been declaring March CGFM month. This project has been a great example of AGA leadership and teamwork and continues to help spread the word about the CGFM Program. Your AGA Southern WI Chapter is …

Monthly Footnotes – March 2018

Inside this issue: March 2018 Footnotes Cybersecurity Webinar March 28 President’s Message February 22 Lunch Meeting Recap State of WI CGFM Proclamation City of Madison CGFM Proclamation Board Meeting Minutes President Trump Recognizes AGA Chapter Member David Mellem Member Spotlight: David Mellem Save the Dates: May 2018 Symposium & April 11 Ethics Webinar National News Calendar …

April 11, 2018 Webinar – Beyond the Code: Ethics in The Real World

Beyond the Code: Ethics in The Real World April 11 | 1–2:50 p.m. CT | 2 CPEs | FOS: BETH This innovative and interactive presentation taps the fields of neuroscience, psychology and even biology to understand the point where science, emotion and critical thinking interact. Instead of critiquing how our minds are supposed to work, …