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9.22.19 - 9.23.19

Conference Countdown!






Earn up to 8.5 CPE Credits!


The agenda was created to combine flexibility and maximum impact while also providing unique networking environments.

Sunday, September 22

TIME                             ACTIVITY

1:00 pm - 2:40 pm



2:40 pm - 3:30 pm

4:00 pm on



4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

7:30 pm

Monday, September 23

TIME                             ACTIVITY

7:00 am - 8:00 am

8:00 am - 8:10 am

Welcome, General Info, Opening Remarks

8:10 am - 9:30 am


Dialogue of presentation:  Critical ethics and governance lessons from some of the largest corporate scandals


9:30 am - 9:45 am

9:45 am - 10:45 am

2 Concurrent Sessions



10:45 am - 11:00 am

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

3 Concurrent Sessions




12:00 pm - 1:20 pm

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

3 Concurrent Sessions

Concurrent Session III, Option 1:  Why Contractors Fail

Presented by:

Grassi and Co CPA’s


1 CPE Credits in Specialized Knowledge

Concurrent Session III, Option 2:  Five Things Within Your Grasp to Check in Every Contract

Presented by:

Anthony Tomassetti- Arthur J. Gallaher & Co.


1 CPE Credits in Specialized Knowledge

Concurrent Session III, Option 3:  Succession Planning Options

Presented by:

Emily Gunther- CliftonLarsonAllen


1 CPE Credits in Specialized Knowledge

2:30 pm - 2:45 pm

2:45 pm - 3:45 pm

2 Concurrent Sessions



3:45 pm - 4:00 pm

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Panel Discussion:  Change Orders, Payment Applications and Monthly Releases

Presented by:

Cohen Seglias Pallas Greenhall & Furman PC

5:00 pm - 5:15 pm

Closing Remarks:  Jim McGettigan, Chair Mid Atlantic Conference

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20th Annual Mid-Atlantic CFMA Conference Committee

Jim McGettigan, CBIZ / MHM (Chair)

Joe Buckley, Allan Myers (Co-Chair)

Denita Schreier, WDS Construction (Treasurer)

Helen Apostolico, Landmark Science and Engineering

Joe Artale, C. Abbonizio Contractors Inc.

Bruce Berg, Wickersham Construction

John Bieber, National Glass and Metal

George Crowell, Harris, Hardy & Johnstone, PC

Scott Derco, Citrin Cooperman

Michael Dishaw, Sr., Infrastructure and Industrial Contractors USA

Kimberly Hullfish, C. Abbonizio Contractors Inc.

Faith McDermott, Scientifix, LLC

Jamie McDonald, Schlouch Excavating

Amanda Raman, Therrien Waddell

Steven Schertz, Henegan Construction

Vikki Scolaro, Bank of America

Maureen Sibold, Aronson, LLC

Tony Stagliano, CBIZ / MHM

Chavon Wilcox, Aronson, LLC

Mid-Atlantic Region CFMA Chapters:

Central Pennsylvania

Central Virginia


Greater Berks-lehigh Valley

Greater Pittsburgh


New Jersey

New York


South Jersey

Washington DC

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