On Demand/Recorded Webcasts

Registrants can view on-demand/recorded webcasts from their own computer anytime after noon on the Friday following the program. Webcasts are FREE for NGMA members. Non-members can purchase webcasts. A webcast registration fee is required for each non-member viewer.

Webinar Webcasts

July 2017
Logic Models and Performance under the Uniform Guidance
Karen Norris, Principal, A K4ren Norris Company
August 2017
Budget-Building for Grant Developers: The “Total-Value” Framework for Crafting an Unbeatable Project Budget
Maryn Boess, GrantsMagic U
September 2017
Breaking Down the UG Procurement Standards and Creating a Path Towards Compliance
Presented by Tom Rodgers, Vendor Centric and Dan Kenney, CohnReznick

September 2016
Why the DATA Act Matters
Hudson Hollister, DATA Coalition
October 2016
DATA Act: Implementation Efforts, Accomplishments, and What’s Next?
Marcel Jemio, DATA Act Solutions Architect, Department of Treasury
November 2016
Indirect Cost Rates and Cost Allocation Issues and Requirements: Guidance for Complying with New Uniform Guidance Requirements
Ted Waters, Managing Partner, Feldesman Tucker Leifer Fidell LLP
December 2016
Subrecipient Roles and Responsibilities
Scott Sheffler, Senior Associate, Feldesman Tucker Leifer Fidell LLP
February 2017
DHS Grants Management, Creating a Best Practice Through Training
Mildred Lloyd, Management & Program Analyst, Department of Homeland Security, Office of the Chief Financial Officer, Financial Assistance Policy & Oversight
March 2017
MEASURE IT! Turning Data Into Dollars
Chaney Jones, Measurement Resources
April 2017
Keeping a Lid on the Cookie Jar: Detecting, Preventing, and Mitigating the Risk of Fraud in Grants Management
Melinda DeCourt, Partner, Crowe Horwath LLP and Eric Russell, Senior Manager, Crowe Horwath LLP
May 2017
It’s Closing Time: How to Get Ahead on Intellectual Property by Getting Started Now
Andrea Adkins, Assistant Director, University of Central Florida (UCF), Office of Technology Transfer
June 2017
Grant Review and Pre-Award Process
Elisa Gleeson, MPSA, CGMS, Senior Grants Management Specialist, AmeriCorps Texas
July 2017
Logic Models and Performance under the Uniform Guidance
Karen Norris, Principal, A K4ren Norris Company

September 2015
DATA Act: Transforming Federal Grant Reporting
Hudson Hollister, DATA Coalition
November 2015
DATA Act: HHS Section 5 Grants Pilot Updates and Demonstration of the Common Data Elements Repository Library (CDER Library)
Chris Zeleznik, Lead, Intergovernmental Recipient Engagement, Data Act PMO
January 2016
Risk Assessments and Challenges in Grants Management
Andrea Brandon, DHS
February 2016
Revised GAO Green Book: What you need to know
Melinda J. DeCorte – Partner, Crowe Horwath LLP
April 2016
Important Grant Administration Changes Under the Uniform Guidance. Are your Policies and Procedures Up to Date?
Scott Sheffler, Associate, Feldesman Tucker Leifer Fidell LLP
May 2016
Preparing for the UGG Audit
Eric Russell, Crowe Horwath LLP and Christine Torres, CPA, Crowe Horwath LLP
June 2016
Federal Interest – The Government’s Interest in Property Acquired or Improved with Federal Funds

David Bender and Scott Sheffler, Feldesman Tucker Leifer Fidell, LLP

October 2014
Subpart C – Pre-Award Requirements: Merit Review and Risk Assessments (find out more)
Presenters: Bert Nuehring, Crowe Horwath & Carrie Hug, RATB
November 2014
Subpart D – Post Federal Award Requirements Standards for Financial and Program Management (find out more)
Presenter: Andrea Brandon, DHS
December 2014
Subpart D – Post Award – Subrecipient Management
Presenter: Keith Gray, Gray Matters
January 2015
Procurement Under the New Regulatory Regime (find out more)
Presenters: Eric Russell, Crowe Horwath and Fred Adom, Metro Nashville and Davidson County Government
February 2015
Subpart E – Cost Principles – Indirect Costs and Specific Items of Costs (find out more)
PRESENTER: Bonnie Little Graham, Brustein & Manasevit, PLLC
March 2015
Subpart E – Documenting Time and Effort (find out more)
PRESENTERS: M. Wayne Finley, Hillsborough County, Anne Gallacher and Paul Mulrenin, University of South Florida College of Public Health
May 2015
Transparency 2015: From FFATA to DATA and Beyond (find out more)
PRESENTER: Cornelia Chebinou, NASACT
June 2015
OmniCircular Wrap Up and Moving Forward (find out more)
PRESENTER: Jim McKay, MBA, CIA, Kforce Government Solutions (KGS), Inc.

Monthly Training Webcasts

September 2016
Federal Awardee Performance and Integrity Information System (FAPIIS)
Rhea Hubbard, OMB
October 2016
Slogging through Solicitations – Focusing Your Efforts to Come Out on Top!
Erin Daly, USDA
November 2016
No Hail Mary Needed: Risk Mitigation in Practice
Eric Russell,CIA, CGAP, CGMS, MPA, Senior Manager, Crowe Horwath
January 2017
The Formula to Ending all Formulas!!
Andrea Brandon, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Office of Grants and Acquisition Policy and Accountability (OGAPA)
February 2017
New Administration, New Federalism?
Julia Martin, Legislative Director, Brustein & Manasevit, PLLC
April 2017
What Does the Executive Order Actually Say and the Impact on Sanctuary Jurisdictions?
Edward “Ted” Waters, Esq., Managing Partner, Feldesman Tucker Leifer Fidell LLP
May 2017
Internal Control: The Basics
Kim McGatlin, Assistant Director, Financial Management and Assurance, US Government Accountability Office (GAO)
June 2017
Debarment and Suspension
Tiffany Redding, Director, Office of Recipient Integrity Coordination, Department of Health and Human Services

September 2015
The Future is NOW…for the 2 CFR 200 Uniform Guidance
Gil Tran, OMB
October 2015
Are your Internal Controls in Order? Updating financial management policies to ensure compliance with the new UGG.
Rachel Werner, MPA, GPC, PMP, RBW Strategy, LLC
November 2015
Procurement Policy: Preventing Fraud, Waste, and Abuse under the New UGG
Jesse Buggs, Amplifund/StreamLink
January 2016
Mandatory Disclosures in Financial Assistance
Scott Sheffler, Feldesman+Tucker+Leifer+Fidell LLP
February 2016
Uniform Guidance Implementation: What You Need to Know for Your First Audit Under the New Requirements
Terry Ramsey, Retired
April 2016
Getting to GONE!! An Introduction to the Grants Oversight and New Efficiency Act and How to Move Toward Compliance
Andrea Brandon, DHS, Director of Financial Assistance & Policy Oversight (FAPO)
May 2016
Indirect Cost Rates – The Basics
Berri Davis and Kim McGatlin, GAO
June 2016
Conducting Risk Assessments in the Wake of the Uniform Grants Guidance
Phil Maestri, Director, Risk Management Service, Office of the Deputy Secretary, US Department of Education

September 2014
What If? How the Right Questions Can Lead to Great Policy Implementation
Andrea Brandon, US Department of Homeland Security
October 2014
Does Your Career Path Spring Ahead, Fall
Joe Kull, PWC
November 2014
Revisions to the Compliance Supplement to Implement the New Uniform Requirements
Gil Tran, OMB and Terry Ramsey, HHS
January 2015
Karen Lee, OMB
February 2015
Holding Agencies Accountable for Single Audit Results
Terry Ramsey, HHS
March 2015
Data Standardization
Amy Haseltine, HHS and Amy Edwards, Department of Treasury
May 2015
Transparency 2015: From FFATA to DATA and Beyond
Cornelia Chebinou, NASACT
June 2015
Performance: A Management Indicator
Sandy Swab, Consultant

September 2013
The Future of Grants Management: A Land of Challenges and Opportunities
Jim Burch II, Deputy Assistant Attorney General
October 2013
Sub-Recipient Monitoring: Identifying and Managing Compliance Risk Techniques
Emy Neuman-Javornik, Senior Manager, Government Services, Crowe Horwath LLP
November 2013
DATA Act: A Primer
Karen Norris, Managing Editor, Thompson Publishing
January 2014
Assessing Financial Risk in Grants Management: A New Environment
Stan Czerwinski, Director, Strategic Issues, GAO, Brenda Rabinowitz, Assistant Director, GAO, Carol Patey, Assistant Director, Strategic Issues, GAO, Tom James, Assistant Director, GAO and Peter Del Toro, Assistant Director, GAO
February 2014
Keep More Change: Internal Controls and Fraud
Ken Dieffenbach, Senior Special Agent, DOJ
March 2014
A Brave and Brand New World For Grants – Are You Ready for It?
Gil Tran, OMB and Joe Ellis, OMB
May 2014
The New OMB Uniform Guidance: What it Means to Grant Managers
Beth Bowsky, The National Council of Nonprofits
June 2014
The Perspective of a Small Federal Science Agency: Why it is so Cool to Work at the National Science Foundation
Karen Tiplady, Director, Division of Grants and Agreements, NSF

May 2012
Achieving Results through Performance Measures
Terry Carnahan, KPMG
June 2012
Cooperative Audit Resolution and Oversight Initiative (CAROI)
Rich Rasa, US Department of Education
September 2012
GAO and Grants Management
Tom James, Government Accountability Office, and Betsy Hosler, Government Accountability Office
October 2012
The Certified Grants Management SpecialistTMProfessional Credential: What, Why, and How
Tom Cooley, CGMS, Deloitte, Neal Meyerson, Health Resources Services Administration/U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and Ken Sosne, CGMS, U.S. Department of Education
November 2012
Time and Effort Reporting: Troubleshooting and Tips for Getting it Right
Bert Nuehring, Crowe Horwath
January 2013
Understanding and Tackling Grantor and Grantee Challenges in 2013
L. Sharon Sharpe, M.B.A., Associate Director for Grants Management and Compliance, Division of State and Local Readiness, Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Barbara Orlando, MS, Chief Grants Management Office, Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
February 2013
Fostering Data-Driven Decision-making: Program Assessment for Grants Management
Eileen McKeown, Consultant, Deloitte Consulting, LLP, and Jan Carey, Deputy Director, U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Office of Audit, Assessment, and Management
March 2013
Reform of Federal Policies for Grants and Cooperative Agreements
Gil Tran, OMB, Victoria Collin, OMB, and Terry Ramsey, HHS
April 2013
Making Better Decisions: Leveraging Resources in Challenging Financial Times
Rich Rasa, US Department of Education and Helena Sims, AGA
June 2013
What’s Risk Got to Do with It? Trends and Tactics for Grantors and Grantees
Karen Norris, Thompson Publishing

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