In service to our commitment to excellence in public finance, WFOA has developed a WFOA Member Award of Excellence. The award is to recognize outstanding accomplishments and contributions by a public finance officer. Nominees must have made significant contributions or performed outstanding service to WFOA, to the profession of public finance, or to their individual entity in any one or more the following areas:

  • Leadership, organization, administration and communications.
  • Financial management.
  • Commitment to professional development and contribution to the public finance profession.
  • Special projects, significant community activities, and volunteerism.
  • Innovative ideas

Our first annual award will be made in September of 2020 based on nominations received by the awards committee through December 31, 2019.

  • Nominations should be submitted in collaboration with the nominee’s elected officials, appointed officials, supervisor, or colleagues by including letter(s) of support.

WFOA Awards for Excellence Criteria

2019 WFOA Member Award of Excellence Nomination Form

  • AREAS OF ACCOMPLISHMENT: This award is to recognize outstanding accomplishments by a public finance officer as defined by the criteria adopted by the WFOA Board of Directors. The criteria is available on the WFOA website. The award is granted by the WFOA Board upon a recommendation by the Awards committee. Please identify the basis for your nomination where the nominee has performed outstanding service. Describe in detail on additional sheets and attach to this nomination form. 1. Leadership, organization, administration and communications. 2. Financial management. 3. Outstanding service to WFOA, commitment to professional development and contribution to the public finance officer profession. 4. Special project, significant community activities, and / or volunteerism. 5. Innovative ideas The nomination form and any additional letters of support must be received by email no later than December 31, 2019. RETURN TO: wfoaorg@gmail.com
  • PRESS RELEASE INFORMATION: Please list the names and addresses of newspapers, radio stations, public officials, etc., to whom the announcement of this nomination and/or award should be sent. Upload additional pages if necessary.
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