BAP Professional Partner Representative:
Kyra Nichols, Programs Coordinator, Student and Young Professionals

BAP Professional Partner Organization/Associations/Not-for-Profits: Association of Government Accountants (AGA)

About AGA:

Since 1950, AGA has been serving government accountability professionals by providing quality education, fostering professional development and certification, and supporting standards and research to advance government accountability. AGA is the ONLY professional association that boasts a membership across ALL levels of government – local, state and federal. Plus, AGA also has members who work for tribal governments, academic institutions and private sector organizations. The Association’s membership crosses all fields and disciplines, including accounting, auditing, budgeting, contract management, finance, grants management and systems.

AGA’s Certified Government Financial Manager (CGFM) designation is recognized as the mark of excellence in government financial management. The CGFM showcases the skills of professionals who practice financial management in a government environment. It signifies individuals who have knowledge in many functional areas and know how to apply that knowledge in a government setting.

Benefits to Becoming a Member of AGA:

AGA membership will enhance your career. With more than 15,000 government accountability professionals, AGA is dedicated to providing the resources that are essential to staying in the forefront of the government accountability community. The government needs leaders. Leaders like you: young people with brains, energy and creativity. The opportunities have never been better for a challenging and rewarding job in government financial management. For one thing, they’re hiring! AGA will give you the resources and contacts needed for a rewarding career.

How to Become a Member/Student Member of AGA:

Join online www.agacgfm.org.

About Kyra Nichols:

Kyra Nichols is a graduate of Kansas State University. Kyra is the Student and Young Professionals, Programs Coordinator, and staff liaison for AGA Young Professionals Focus Group. Prior to joining AGA, Kyra worked in non-profit providing development training for youth and professionals for the Boys & Girls Club as a Regional Director. In her free time, Kyra enjoys podcasts, cycling, and the outdoors. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Representative Contact Information:
Association of Government Accountants
2208 Mount Vernon Avenue
Alexandria, VA 22301
Email: knichols@agacgfm.org
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