President's Letter (Spring 2016)

Hello, Fellow GGFOA Members: It is springtime, the birds are singing, the flowers are blooming, and the pollen is turning our cars yellow.  Our Annual Conference Committee has been working hard in their efforts to prepare for the 31st annual conference.  We have made a few changes to the conference this year.  We will be having a full sit down meal at the President’s reception on Sunday, and the meal on Tuesday night will be a tailgating theme -come represent in your favorite team...



Member Spotlight: Alisha Gamble

March 8, 2016 Alisha Gamble is a Financial Analyst for the City of Gainesville, and the Treasurer for the Georgia Government Finance Officers Association (GGFOA). The City of Gainesville is a growing metropolitan community in popular northeastern Georgia. It is located approximately one hour north of Atlanta, just shy of the Appalachian Mountains and along the shores of the Chattahoochee River and its reservoir, Lake Lanier. Gainesville is the largest of six cities in Hall County with a...



Winter 2016 President's Letter

Hello, Fellow GGFOA Members: I would like to begin by wishing everyone a Happy New Year! I have enjoyed spending time with family and friends during the past couple of weeks, and I hope you have as well. As we enter into the New Year, the GGFOA has hit the ground running. I am sure a lot of you will begin working on a new budget, so will the GGFOA. The first GGFOA Conference Committee meeting was held in January, and the first 2016 Board meeting is scheduled in early February. I hope...