Chapter Announcements

  • 2020 Alabama Events Coming Soon!

    Our board is meeting soon to plan the content for 2020. If you have ideas or are interested in getting more involved in your local chapter, please reach out to or President, Shad Wilks at
  • First CPE Qualified Event!!!!

    ​Please join us in our first Lansing Chapter CFMA CPE qualified event at Plante Moran in East Lansing on 2/20/2020 to learn about what you should have done or still need to do for rev rec, how to prepare for leases, and what's on the horizon from an accounting …
  • 1/14/20 Chapter Meeting Presentation

    Click here to view the featured presentation from Joseph Topp, Principal at Francis Investment Counsel, on the topic of Retirement Plan Cost Management.
  • Great Lakes Construction Conference

  • December Newsletter

  • 2019 Member of the Year

    Congratulations to our 2019 Member of the Year Justin Gysel from UHY! Justin has volunteered and made major contributions of his time and resources on the CFMA Metro Detroit Programming Committee. Our Annual Sport Outing to a Detroit Tigers game would not have been a success without his contribution and support. Justin also lends his support by attending the CFMA Metro Detroit meetings and events. Thanks Justin!
  • Welcome to Jennifer Burnet

    On behalf of the Board of Directors of the Honolulu Chapter of CFMA, we would like to welcome our newest member to our chapter, Jennifer Burnet of Hawk Contracting Group, LLC.  We all look forward to meeting you at one of our upcoming events.
  • Utah CFMA 2019 CCIFP Scholarship Recipients

    Congratulations to the two CCIFP scholarship award recipients for the 2019 season, Susie Clayson from VanCon and Carson Young from BHI. The awards were formally presented to Susie and Carson at our annual Banquet dinner on November 21. Scholarship funds reimburse preparatory materials as well as application and test fees. Thank you to all that applied!
  • CFMA South Florida Invites You to the MARCUM Construction Summit

    CFMA South Florida is proud to partner with MARCUM LLP for their annual construction summit!  This event is free, but advance registration is required. Stay tuned for updated information at February 20, 2020 Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino 1 Seminole Way Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314 The Marcum Construction Summit is an annual must for construction contractors, finance and accounting professionals, presenting business-critical updates on the state of the industry from the country's preeminent construction economist.
  • November Newsletter

  • 11/12/19 Chapter Meeting Presentation

    Click here to see the featured presentation from Scott Teerlinck, President & CEO of Werner Electric, on the topic of Disruption in the Construction Industry.
  • LinkedIn

    We now have a LinkedIn page! Please make sure to follow us by using the following link:
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  • Read the October issue of Building Connections


    Welcome Scott Semrau to Pittsburgh CFMA Chapter!
  • 10/8/19 Chapter Meeting Presentation

    Click here to view the featured presentation from Matt Gelb (Wipfli) and Matt Pluster (Skyline Technologies) surrounding the topic of business intelligence and data analytics.
  • September 19th Breakfast Presentation, Hot Tax Topics

    The Breakfast CPE educational meeting, "Hot Tax Topics and Lessons Learned after One Year of the Tax Act" was presented by local tax experts from HEB Business Solutions. The informative discussion focused on important new tax developments and economic, social, and demographic trends that played into new tax policy issues and the latest tax saving strategies.
  • 9/24/19 CFMA & NEW Construction Alliance Joint Event Presentation

    Click here to view the featured presentation from Jim Golembeski, Executive Director of the Bay Area Workforce Development Board, on the topic of workforce development.
  • Congrats CFMA of Maine

  • October Newsletter

  • We have two new members!!!

    Please take a moment and welcome our two newest Piedmont Chapter CFMA Members.  Let's welcome Richard Wotring of BluSky Restoration Contractors and Thomas Sonricker of Adams Electric Company!  We are honored to have you both!

    The CCIFP designation demonstrates commitment to excellence in construction industry financial management, and dedication to continuing education and quality improvement.  Find out more.
  • 2019 Golf Tournament Fundraiser

    Many thanks goes to our Sponsors, volunteers and golfers for a successful tournament; we would not be able to host this annual event without your participation! This year's theme was "Around the World" with colorful costumes and creative hole decorations from around the world. We look forward to seeing you at next year's tournament and appreciate your support.
  • 2019-2020 Calendar of Events

    Click here to view our chapter's calendar of events!
  • November Newsletter

  • Let's say hello to our New Member, Justin!

    Please welcome Justin Spradley of Pinnacle Financial Partners, our newest member of the Piedmont Chapter!  Welcome Justin!
  • Join us on September 11, 2019 at 4PM!

  • CFMA - Florida Regional Conference in Orlando, FL

    The Chapters of CFMA Florida are jointly hosting the CFMA Florida Regional Conference on November 14-15 in Orlando, Florida and are seeking sponsorships from construction industry partners.   Our sponsorship packages are attached.  More details about the conference can be found on our website  beginning August 5th.  Sponsor logos will be on the website as well once sponsorship packages have been purchased.  This will be a great opportunity to showcase your organization to construction companies from around the State of Florida.  Please contact us with any questions you may have. TO REGISTER, CLICK HERE
  • CFMA Board Strategy Meeting - August 23, 2019

    CFMA Board of Directors Strategy Meeting Friday, August 23, 2019 9am - 12:30pm  Location: Offices of Becker 1 Broward Blvd., Fort Lauderdale For more information, contact Stacey Miller  (954) 975-4304 
  • July Newsletter

    Find out the latest news in the CFMA Twin Cities chapter newsletter.
  • CCIFP Exam Prep Class

    Coming October 2019 - Stay tuned for additional details! This training course helps professionals advance their knowledge on construction financials & prepare them to take the exam to become a Certified Construction Industry Financial Professional.
  • There's still time to be a 2019 Regional Conference Sponsor!!

  • June Newsletter

  • 2019 Chapter Award!

    Our chapter was recently awarded the Founder's Recognition award from CFMA National. Thank you to our members and leadership who made this award possible!

    View Certificate Here.
  • Summer Break

    ​There will be no CFMA meetings from June through August 2019 due to summer break and vacation schedules. Our regular monthly meetings will start back September 12, 2019.
  • May Newsletter

  • Success Encompassed

    CFMA 2019 Annual Conference & Exhibition in Las Vegas in June provided unparalleled education opportunities, including general sessions, mini-conferences, breakout sessions, peer groups, and a multitude of social and networking experiences.   The 2020 Conference will be in our back yard - The Marriott Wardman Park, DC.  May 30- June 3, 2020.
  • Welcome to our newest members!

    We are happy to annouce the CFMA Piedmont Chapter's  two newest members: Courtney Ageon of LBA Haynes Strand PLLC and Robert Pfeiffer of WIMCO Corp.  Welcome!
  • Call for Speaker Submission for 2019 Midwest Regional Conference

    2019 Midwest Regional Conference is scheduled for September 22-23 at the Chicago Marriott, Oak Brook.
  • Seeking Experienced Construction Payroll Administrator

    We are seeking an experienced Construction Payroll Administrator. Responsible for ensuring prevailing wage compliance with public works projects. Salary: DOE Key Responsibilities: Maintain all Labor Compliance and Certified Payroll documents throughout the project in a timely and efficient manner Understanding of certified payroll requirements, union laborer agreements, federal, state and local regulations Provide verbal and/or correspondence assistance to subcontractors/vendors/owner operators to resolve discrepancies or inadequacies in their certified payroll Experience with using Timberline software, LCP Tracker, LAUSD, Elations and DIR website preferred Requirements: Minimum of 3+ years of experience in construction payroll Prior experience in using project-based accounting systems Experience with prevailing wage and certified payroll Knowledge of wage labor laws and union labor compliance is a plus Strong, detailed oriented work ethic a must. ...
  • May Luncheon- Sexual Harrassment: A New Conversation

    ​Join us for our Monthly Luncheon on May 22, 2019 at Lawry's to discuss a topic that has been brought up more often in the workplace within the last couple of years. Since the #metoo movement the topic of Sexual Harassment in the workplace has been reintroduced with a serious tone, leaving Management to figure out how to address this sensitive topic.
  • Free Event Attendance to Puget Sound Chapter Members; Great incentive to Renew Chapter Memberships

    THERE IS SUCH A THING AS A FREE LUNCH! Beginning in April 2019, the cost of all regular meetings will be included in your annual Puget Sound Chapter membership dues which increased this year to be able to offer these free educational event attendances and meals. Please remember to renew your Puget Sound Chapter membership by March 31st. You will still need to register in advance for the meetings to ensure we have enough food and table settings. Non-members are welcome to attend; their cost will still be $65.
  • Let's welcome our newest memeber!

    Please welcome Lyndsay Michelle Orwig of Smith & Jennings, Inc. as our newest member!  We're glad your part of our membership!  Welcome!
  • Join CFMA until April 30th, 2019 for a Chance to Win One Year Free

    ​During our Annual Mixer held on May 2nd, 2019 a prize raffle drawing for those who joined CFMA during the promotional period of March 11- April 30, 2019 will have a chance to receive one year on us! Click the Link below for more details.
  • Annual Putt-A-Thon Date Announced

    CFMA's Annual Putt-A-Thon will be held on October 10, 2019 from 4pm- 6pm at the ​Angel Park Golf Club. Save the Date on your Calendar. More details for sponsorships and registration to come!
  • MEET & GREET Event

    Join fellow construction finance industry professionals at a CFMA Mississippi Chapter Meet & Greet. Whether you are already a CFMA member or want to hear what CFMA has to offer this will be a great chance to network with others in the industry.
  • Betsy Zietlow wins!!!

    ​Congratulations to Betsy Zietlow with Davenport Masonry Inc!  She will be attending the annual CFMA conference in Las Vegas compliments of the Lansing CFMA chapter.  What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas!
  • Current CFMA Kentuckiana Officers:

    ​Mike Shull   President Mark Schaeffer Vice President Chris Bane  Treasurer Alan Rosenberg Secretary Directors:  Jeff Nuttall, Jeff Hollon, Jerry Henderson, Donald Brown, Craig Mooney
  • Get ready to join us at The Jefferson Hotel!

    We are so excited to announce that Alex Doherty will be our speaker at the next Central Virginia Chapter event!  The event will be held in the Commonwealth Room at The Jefferson Hotel on April 9 at 7:30 AM.  We will be having a delicious breakfast together while hearing what’s in store for the future of Virginia’s economy. Alex Doherty has been working as an economist with Chmura Economics & Analytics for over four years. Founded in 1998, Chmura has grown into a nationally renowned economic consultant and provider of software and data solutions. Alex authors Chmura’s Quarterly Economic Update, a macroeconomic overview and forecast for the nation. He works on Chmura’s economic impact studies, which most recently included the impact of Amazon’s decision to base its new corporate headquarters in Crystal City, Virginia. Alex also works alongside manufacturing and warehousing site selectors, supplying them with the key data needed to make the right location decision. He manages Chmura’s ...
  • What an amazing event we had on February 20!

    There were 32 of us that gather for a serious bowling competition!  We had so much fun meeting new friends in all types of different industries!  We can't wait for the next event!  See our photos on Facebook!
  • Drawing for CFMA National Conference Giveaway

    ​Attend the March 19, 2019 meeting when Matt Johnson visits us from On Target Living to discuss wellness and capacity.  If you attend, you will be entered into the drawing.  Must be present to win!
  • Tax Update 2019: What Contractors Need to Know Right Now

    Get the “Latest and Greatest” (tax opportunities) now that IRS has issued regulations and procedures amplifying recent tax reform laws. What has changed and what do you need to know going forward - join us and learn how to: Maximize the new 20% deduction for pass-through entities. Ensure your fixed asset purchases and leaseholds improvements are immediately deductible through bonus depreciation and Section 179 expensing. Maximize your itemized deductions including the new caps on mortgage interest. Deduct business meals and in certain cases entertainment. Defer taxable income under the recently liberalized tax methods available to contractors and take advantage of tax credits that may apply to your circumstances. When Wednesday, February 27, 2019  7:30am Registration and Full Breakfast Buffet 8:00am to 9:30am Seminar Where Farmer's Table - Boca (second floor) 1901 North Military Trail Boca Raton, Florida  33431 Speaker Rich Shavell, CPA, CVA, CCIFP Shavell ...