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Foundations Budgeting (GFI) 2024

 Registration is closed for this event

February 8, 2024 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm 

*Required Course for the Foundations Level GFI Program

3 CPE | Specialized Knowledge

This program will provide an introduction to public sector budgeting for those new to government finance as well as a refresher for those looking to sharpen their skills.

Concepts to be introduced include:

  • The primary components of the public sector budgeting process
  • How a typical municipal budget cycle works
  • The statutory requirements municipalities in New York need to follow
  • Which municipal policies should be in place to guide the budgeting process
  • The role of time management in developing a municipal budget


Michael A. Genito, CPFO, CGFM, CMFO, Treasurer, Village of Suffern

Mindy Goddeau, Treasurer, Village of Lake Placid

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  • Payment should be made in advance.
  • If you need a hard copy of the registration form, please contact the office. 


  • CPE- Only viewers of the live program can earn CPE credit.
  • GFI-  Credit can be earned by viewing the live or recorded version of this program.


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  • Cancellations made up to one week prior to the event, will be refunded the registration fee less an administrative fee of $15.00.
  • No refunds will be issued for cancellations made less than one week before the event; the registrant is liable for the full amount of registration.
  • No Shows are liable for all registration fees. 

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  • If you require special accessibility or accommodations, please email Mandie at
February 8th, 2024 from  9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
The Comfort of Your Home or Office, NY
Event Fee(s)
Member $170.00
Non-Member $340.00