This year’s winners wrote essays on the current topic: “In this era of rapid technological innovation, what are the top technology-centric solutions that a federal government Chief Financial Officer (CFO) should invest in to move financial operations from traditional transaction management “bean counting” toward value provision (“decision support”)? Why is financial-related technology investment important and what related skillsets should CFO’s purposefully recruit for to improve the probability of success in the coming decades?”

Congratulations to the winners – and read their essays soon!

1st place winner: Captain Shawn Hempsey, Thunderbird Chapter
2nd place winner: Dr. Jennifer Miller, Washington Chapter
3rd place winner: Dr. Elvis Ruiz, Alamo City Chapter