John Hulsey, CGFM
Public Service Assistant

Carl Vinson Institute of Government, The University of Georgia

John Hulsey provides financial management training for state and local government officials and personnel through the Institute’s Financial Management Program. Prior to arriving at the Institute, he served in Jackson County beginning in 1998. He was the county's first finance director, responsible for the many aspects of financial management in such areas as debt, budgeting, accounting, and project management. He was also an instructor in a number of Vinson Institute financial management courses before joining the Institute as faculty in 2012. Mr. Hulsey is a past president of Georgia Government Finance Officers Association, and currently serves as Career Development Committee Chair of the Association. Mr. Hulsey is an active member of the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA), and serves as an advisor to the GFOA Committee on Accounting, Auditing, and Financial Reporting (CAAFR).

Education: M.P.A., University of North Georgia; B.B.A. Major Accounting, University of North Georgia