Annual Nonprofit Conference in Syracuse, NY

Embassy Suites by Hilton Syracuse Destiny USA | 311 Hiawatha Blvd W, Syracuse, NY
January 14, 2020 8:30 am — 12:30 pm

Registration & Continental Breakfast: 8:00 AM
Presentations: 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Fee: Complimentary


Our Annual Nonprofit Conference is designed to provide valuable insight on the financial and operational issues facing the nonprofit industry to help you become more effective in managing your organization or serving on a board.

Featured Presentations

Lead or Not
An interactive session focused on leadership, why it matters, different methods of leadership and why you can’t do it alone.
Sheena Solomon, Executive Director, The Gifford Foundation

Top Ten Accounting Best Practices with a Side of Revenue Recognition
In this session, we will explore accounting best practices for nonprofit organizations and review revenue recognition examples under the new guidance.
Peggy J. Rowe, CPA, CFE, CBA, Partner, Dannible & McKee, LLP
Charla A. Roth, CPA, CDA, Partner, Dannible & McKee, LLP

IRS Areas of Scrutiny for Tax-Exempt Organizations
This session will review the IRS Priority Guidance Plan for Exempt Organizations. We will also identify other areas of focus for the 990 and reporting issues.
Shannon T. Forkin, CPA, CGMA, Dannible & McKee, LLP
Karl Jacob, CPA/PFS, CFP®, CDA, Dannible & McKee, LLP

Panel Discussion: Protecting Your Organization’s Assets
       – Best Practices and Controls Surrounding Your Organization’s Cash
          Anthony Lombardo, President, Expex, Inc
       – Steps Nonprofits Can Take to Bolster Cybersecurity
         Paul Centanni, Senior Solutions Architect, Convergeone
       – Ensuring Your Organization is Properly Insured
         Steve DeRegis, Senior Vice President, Haylor, Freyer & Coon, Inc.


CPE Credit

Dannible & McKee, LLP is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website:

This is an intermediate level, live presentation and the learning objectives are shown in the conference agenda. The prerequisite is basic business knowledge and no advanced preparation is required.



Annual Nonprofit Conference Registration Form

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