Winter 2018 President's Letter

Happy New Year, Everyone! I would like to take a moment to reflect on the wonderful accomplishments of our association over the past year. Our past president Diane McNabb, the Board, and Committees did an exceptional job revising our Policies and Procedures to reflect updates needed as our organization grows and evolves. In the past, the Board and the Committees were dependent upon the previous year’s Board and committee chairs to pass on information that is needed to effectively manage...



President's Letter

Hello, Fellow GGFOA Members! Summer has officially arrived in Georgia with the hot, humid weather and afternoon thunderstorms we have come to expect this time of year. I hope you are staying cool and dry as the summer heats up! Our Annual Conference Committee has been working hard in their efforts to prepare for the 32st annual conference, which will be held at the Marriott Riverfront in Savannah, Georgia, from October 1st through 4th, 2017. The President's reception on Sunday, in...



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...



President's Letter (Fall 2015)

Greetings GGFOA Members: It is indeed a great honor to serve as President of this organization for the next year.  First I would like to take a second to look back at the great conference held at Jekyll Island in early October.  We continue to break records!  This year we had 319 conference attendee registrations (including 38 new member attendees), 20 sponsorships, and 51 exhibitors.  That’s more new member attendees and more exhibitors than ever before - all helping GGFOA surf the waves...