State and Local Government Emerging Issues
R. Kinney Poynter, CPA, Executive Director-
National Association of State Auditors, Comptrollers, and Treasurers (NASACT)
When: Wednesday, April 20, 2022, 1:00-2:40 pm Central Time
Advanced Preparation: None
Field of Study: FIN
Delivery Method: Group Internet Based
Program Level: Overview
- Provide an overview of current trends and issues for state and local governments
- Help attendees locate useful websites for collected data
Participants will earn 2.0 CPE credits
- Free for AGA members
- $5.00 for non-members
Registration deadline is Monday April 18, 5 pm
* Limit: 75 people (a wait list will be created if the limit is reached)*
Register via email to [email protected] or here:
About the Presenter
R. KINNEY POYNTER, CPA, NASACT Executive Director
Kinney Poynter is the Executive Director for the National Association of State Auditors, Comptrollers, and Treasurers (NASACT). In this capacity, he is responsible for the overall operations of NASACT as well as the programs of the National Association of State Comptrollers and National State Auditors Association. NASACT is a professional organization whose mission is to assist state leaders to enhance and promote effective and efficient management of governmental resources. Kinney has been with NASACT since 1989, previously serving as the association’s Deputy Director and various other positions.
In addition to his experience with NASACT, he has been a partner of a local public accounting firm in Lexington, Kentucky, and a principal auditor with the Kentucky Auditor of Public Accounts, where he conducted financial, performance, and investigative audits on state agencies and local governments.
While in public practice, he performed single audits on various nonprofit organizations.
Kinney has BS and MS degrees in accounting from the University of Kentucky and is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Association of Government Accountants (AGA). He previously served on the AICPA Governing Council. He is also a member of the Kentucky Society of Certified Public Accountants, where he has served as chairman of the Governmental Accounting Committee. Kinney has served as an instructor domestically and internationally on a variety of governmental accounting and auditing issues.