Local official earns finance certification
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Nathaniel Bryant, CGFM, who works with the city of Powder Springs, earned Local Finance Officer Certification in the fourth quarter of 2013 through the Carl Vinson Institute of Government’s financial management training program. Bryant was recognized with Level I certification for pursuing professional development in governmental finance, accounting, budgeting, and more. 

Level I certification requires finance officers to participate in 108 hours of instruction about the intricacies of government budgeting, purchasing, accounting and other public finance topics.

Since the program’s inception in 1972, more than 1,200 local finance officers and others have graduated with certificates and almost 3,000 have received training.

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