August 2018

August 2018 Excellent Attendance at Summer Conferences The Society’s two summer conferences, the 22 nd annual Not-for- Profit Organizations Conference and the 37 th annual Nebraska Governmental Accounting & Auditing Conference, drew nearly 200 registrants and 22 local and national speakers. The conferences were held June 27-29 at The Cornhusker Marriott in Lincoln. Mark Your Calendar! Husker CPAs Tailgate Scheduled The Cornhuskers will be taking on the Purdue Boilermakers at Memorial Stadium in Lincoln on September 29. If you’re going to the game, you won’t want to miss the Husker CPAs Tailgate before the game. This fun event will raise dollars to help support the best and brightest college accounting students in Nebraska through the Nebraska Society of CPAs’ Foundation. Read more details on page 5! Inside This Issue  Fall CPE Conference, November 5-6  Three CPE Sessions in Gering  UNO Accounting Series  Free Tools for Your Anti-Fraud Toolbox  Learning to Go Beyond Disruption  Innovation - Developing a Culture of Growth  Supporting High-Quality Valuations Official Publication of the Nebraska Society of CPAs Deann Haeffner and Mark Avery of the Nebraska Auditor of Public Accounts in Lincoln, pictured above, gave a “State Auditor Update” during the Governmental Accounting & Auditing Conference. 1) NFP Chairman Kurt Meisinger of Frankel Zacharia LLC, Omaha, poses for a photo with speaker Jeff Mechanick of FASB. 2) Speaker David Bean of GASB spends time with GAAC Chairman Chris Lindner of BKD, Lincoln. 3) Society President Emeritus Dan Vodvarka visits with Society Board member Julie Bauman of Falls City during a reception honoring Vodvarka. 4) Speakers Paul Koehler of Lincoln and Dale Larson of Dallas Theological Seminary discuss accounting hot topics during the conference. 1 2 3 4