Certified Government Finance Officer (CGFO)

The CGFO program is intended to encourage a level of knowledge and professionalism in the field of government finance. It is also intended to encourage development and maintenance of professional competence for practicing governmental finance officers. For purposes of the CGFO program, a finance officer is any individual occupying a professional level position that includes oversight and/or supervision of one or more financial functions in a government entity.

Tristan Gideon, CGFO Administrator

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APPLY for the CGFO Program
*Applicant must be a current GFOAT member to apply for this program. Apply for GFOAT Membership! 

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DOWNLOAD the CGFO Program Guidelines (Updated: March 17, 2021)