Annual Florida Nonprofit Conference

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  • 6/18/2019 – 6/21/2019
  • Estero, Lakeland, Orlando, and Tampa, FL
  • Hosting Speaking

CLA’s 2019 Annual Florida Nonprofit Conference provided a nonprofit industry update and discussed current issues facing nonprofit organizations.  

See below for specific topics that were discussed at each conference. Presentation slides are at the bottom of the page.

Half-day conference 

7:30 - 8 a.m.
Registration and continental breakfast

8 - 8:10 a.m.
Introduction and welcome

8:10 - 9 a.m.
Finance and Development
Speaker: Tori Lehman
CPE: 1 credit Finance
Discuss the friction that sometimes develops between two departments in your organization - development and finance.

9 - 9:50 a.m.
Compensation and Retention Strategies During the Current Talent Shortage
Speaker: Nikki Milhaupt
CPE: 1 credit Personnel/Human Resources
We will discuss impact strategies to help retain and engage your key talent and to support you and your team in continuing to run an impactful, and mission driven nonprofit.

9:50 - 10:40 a.m.
What You Don't Know Can Hurt You - Employment Practices and Compliance for Nonprofits
Speakers: Kevin Johnson and Bridget McNamee
CPE: 1 credit Business Law

Recognize some of the common misconceptions about legal responsibilities and risks of nonprofits in the HR context.

10:40 - 10:55 a.m.
Break

10:55 - 12:10 p.m.
Revenue Recognition
Speakers: Aaron Crall and Tori Lehman
CPE: 1.5 credit Accounting
This session will describe each of the revenue recognition standards and how they will impact nonprofit financial statements.

12:10 - 1:10 p.m.
Lunch

Dates and locations

Tuesday, June 18
First United Methodist Church 
Directions
72 Lake Morton Drive
Lakeland, FL 33801

Wednesday, June 19
CLA Orlando Office 
Directions
420 South Orange Avenue, Suite 500
Orlando FL 32801 

Full-day conference

Schedule

7:30 - 8 a.m. 
Registration and continental breakfast

8 - 8:10 a.m.
Introduction and welcome

8:10 - 9 a.m.
Compensation and Retention Strategies During the Current Talent Shortage
Speaker: Nikki Milhaupt
CPE: 1 credit Personnel/Human Resources
We will discuss impact strategies to help retain and engage your key talent and to support you and your team in continuing to run an impactful, and mission driven nonprofit.

9 - 10:15 a.m.
Tax Reform and Sales Tax Nexus
Speakers: Amy Chapman
CPE: 1.5 credit Taxes

Recognize impact of tax reform and discuss other tax topics that will impact their membership organizations.

10:15 - 10:30 a.m.
Break

10:30 - 11:20 a.m.
Finance and Development
Speaker: Tori Lehman
CPE: 1 credit Finance
Discuss the friction that sometimes develops between two departments in your organization - development and finance.

11:20 a.m - 12:30 p.m.
Lunch

12:30 - 1:45 p.m.
Revenue Recognition
Speakers: Aaron Crall and Tori Lehman
CPE: 1.5 credit Accounting
This session will describe each of the revenue recognition standards and how they will impact nonprofit financial statements.

1:45 - 2 p.m.
Break

2 - 2:50 p.m.
What You Don't Know Can Hurt You - Employment Practices and Compliance for Nonprofits
Speakers: Kevin Johnson and Bridget McNamee
CPE: 1 credit Business Law

Recognize some of the common misconceptions about legal responsibilities and risks of nonprofits in the HR context.

2:50 - 3:15 p.m.
Panel Discussion - Ask your CPA questions you always wanted to answered but have never asked 

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