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SCASBO 2021 Fall Conference

Conference Theme: “Renewing Relationships for the New Normal”

Dates: November 3-5, 2021

Location: Myrtle Beach Hilton, 10000 Beach Club Drive

Agenda Link: SCASBO Fall 2021 Agenda

Congratulations to Stephanie Thomas and her conference committee for a successful and informative conference.  Thank you to all who helped us host a safe event. The CPE form can be found at this link: CPE Form Fall 2021

Below are the presentations from the event.  Hope these provide you relevant and useful information.

Wednesday, November 3, 2021

Updating Your Cyber Security, and Protecting Your District against Ransomware Attacks

Presenter: Surry

ESSER Program Updates 

Presenters: John Payne, Deputy Superintendent, Federal Programs, Accountability, and School Improvement SCDE; Tonia Smith, Director, Office of Emergency Programs SCDE

Thursday, November 4, 2021

SC Department of Education Update – Fall 2021

Presenters: Nancy Williams, Melissa Myers, Steven Strother, Daniel Haven – SCDE

Davis-Bacon Act Information 

Presenter: Colin R. Trimble, Outreach Innovation Specialist, U.S. Department of Labor

Creative Strategies to Save Time, Money, and Frustrations

Presenters: Steve Vermette, National Sales Leader, Public Sector – Colonial Life, R. Ty Gainey, Senior Client Relations Specialist – Pierce Group Benefits

New State Procurement Info

Presenter: Elsie Montgomery, Procurement Director, SCDE

Friday, November 5, 2021

SC Economic and Fiscal Update

Presenter: Frank Rainwater, Executive Director, Revenue and Fiscal Affairs Office

SC Legislative Update

Presenter: Mike Shealy, Budget Director, Senate Finance

SCASBO 2021 Spring Conference

Conference Theme: “Adapt to Thrive”

Dates: March 3-5, 2021

Location: Myrtle Beach Hilton, 10000 Beach Club Drive

Agenda Link: SCASBO Spring 2021 Agenda or use QR code below to download the conference app

Congratulations to Kevin Robinson and his conference committee for a successful and informative conference.  Thank you to all who helped us host a safe event. The CPE form can be found at this link: CPE Form Spring 2021

Below are the presentations from the event.  Hope these provide you relevant and useful information.

Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Records Retention for School Districts

Presenter: Jessica Hills – SC Department of Archives & History

How Do You Plan for a Comfortable Retirement

Presenter: Blanton Garnett Jr. – Garnett Retirement Group

Setting Debt and Operations Millage

Presenter: Frannie Heizer – Burr Forman McNair

Thursday, March 4, 2021

SC Department of Education Update – Spring 2021

Presenters: Nancy Williams, Melissa Myers, Steven Strother – SCDE

How Development Funding Impacts School Districts

Presenters: C. D. Rhodes, Pope Flynn, Lawrence Flynn – Pope Flynn

Workers Compensation Do’s and Don’ts

Presenters: Tripp Lee; Brooks Jones, Chris Cummings – HUB International; Nick Haigler – Robinson Gray Stepp & Lafitte

ESSER and Other COVID Finance Issues

Presenters: Amy Hagner – York School District One, Amy Heard – Anderson School District Five, Roni Scott – Abbeville County School District,  Stephanie Thomas – Greenville County School District

Friday, March 5, 2021

State Legislative Update

Presenters:  Sandy Smith and Debbie Elmore

Federal Legislative Update – Spring 2021

Presenters: Sharie Lewis – Parkrose School District, Elleka Yost, – ASBO International

 

 

 

SCASBO 2020 Fall Conference

Conference Theme: Unity Matters

Dates: November 4-6

Location: Myrtle Beach Hilton, 10000 Beach Club Drive,

Congratulations to Rodney Smith and his conference committee for a successful and informative conference.  From face masks to temperature readings daily we were able to have a face to face conference keep our membership safe with all of recommended safety protocols.  Thank you to all of you who helped us host a safe event. The fall CPE form can be found at this link CPE Form Fall 2020

Below are the presentations from the event.  Hope these provide you relevant and useful information.

Wednesday:

Knowing and Assessing Your Risks in These Uncertain Times – Surry Insurance

COVID 19 – Tom Barlow, Halligan Mahoney & Williams PA

The Balancing Act with Support Organizations– Larry Finney, Greene Finney

Larry Finney Support Document 2

Larry Finney Support Document 3

Thursday:

SCDE Update – Nancy Williams, Melissa Myers, & Steven Strother, SCDE

COVID 19 Related Data – Dan Ralyea, SCDE

State and Local Procurement Issues – S.C. Code Regs. 19-445.2127 – John Schmidt, Schmidt Copeland Law Firm

GASB Update & Other Accounting Topics – Kim Davis and Melissa Monahan, Elliot Davis

Feeding Our Students, All Hands On Deck – Ron Jones, SCDE

Friday:

State Economic Update – Mike Shealy, Senate Finance Budget Director

Legislative Update – Debbie Elmore, SCSBA and Sandy Smith, SCASBO

 

 

 

 

SCASBO 2020 Spring Conference

Conference Theme: A Shared Vision

Brad Willard and his conference committee provided everyone an incredible opportunity at the Spring
Conference.  If you have not yet turned in your CPE form, you can download the form HERE.  Below are links to the presentations that have been provided.

Wednesday:

Safety & Security in School Districts – Ryan Cothran

Post-Closing Compliance  – Frannie Heizer

Lessons Learned from the Rise of Data Breaches in Academia – Jim Denning

Highly Effective Habits of Finance Officers  – Emily Sobczak

Thursday:

SC Department of Education Update – Nancy Williams, Laura Showe, Melanie Myers

GASB Updates and Internal Controls (1) – Tim Grow & Kim Davis

Budget Planning and Reporting BEST PRACTICES  – Shelley Allen, Amy Heard, Tray Traxler

Friday:

Education Funding Model Update – Frank Rainwater

Current View of Legislative Impacts on K-12 Education – Mellanie Jinnette, Sandy Smith, Leanne Lordo, Len Richardson, & Harry Miley

 SCASBO 2019 Fall Conference

Conference Theme: Facing the Future Together

Brandi Gist and her committee hosted a great conference.  If you were unable to attend, we want to make every effort to deliver to you as much of the information as possible.  Below are links to the presentations for each of the conference sessions.

SC Department of Education Update – Nancy Williams, Michael Thom, Melissa Myers, and Nick Michael, SC Department of Education

Certificate of Insurance, Facility Use Agreements, Liability Contracts  – Yogi Wright, Zach Wright, Derek Slate, Randy Cranfill

School Board Reporting Panel – Mellanie Jinnette, Kevin Robinson, Susan Dowd, Harry Miley, Missy Campbell

W2’s and 1099s – Clifford Brown, IRS

Special Education Requirements – Peter Keup, SCDE

Federal Programs Panel – Sarah Longshore, Greg King, David Boison

SCAGO – John Gardner

Gazing into the Crystal Ball – Mike Shealy

Legislative Update Debbie Elmore and Sandy Smith

If you neglected to pick up a CPE form, you can download the form HERE.  Please either scan the completed form and email it to sms4usc@gmail.com or mail it to P.O. Box 6563, Columbia, SC 29260.