The third day of the Government Finance Experts Conference includes New Mexico specific hot topics. Steve Keene, Moss Adams Regional Managing Partner, and top-rated speaker from the 2018 conference is also back as requested.  Steve’s presentation will earn participants two Ethics credits. Day three also includes a presentation on Upcoming Lease Standards, Fraud in Government Agencies, and updates from the New Mexico Office of the State Auditor, as well as an Economic Outlook. 


  • Ethics in Accounting
  • Updates from the Office of the State Auditor
  • Upcoming Lease Standards
  • Preventing and Detecting Fraud
  • Economic Outlook

Who Will Benefit

CPAs in public practice and government audit organizations responsible for planning, supervision and the conduct of governmental engagements and staff auditors; those employed in government and industry who are responsible for compliance with laws and regulations; and for financial managers and members in government and industry who are responsible for financial statement preparation and single audit compliance.


Category Amount
Economics 1.00
Ethics 2.00
Govt. Auditing 2.50
Govt. Accounting 1.50
Personal Development 1.00
Yikes, the time is near. Please call NMSCPA at (505) 246-1699 to register.


  • Anne M. Layne

    Anne M. Layne, CPA/CFF, CFE, CAMS is a Partner at McHard Accounting Consulting LLC in Albuquerque, New Mexico, where she exclusively practices forensic and investigative accounting.
    Anne started her accounting career in 2004 working as a general ledger accountant for a tribal casino. In 2007, she started performing audits for a national CPA firm. Since then, Anne has focused on audit and forensic accounting services for a variety of clients including tribal governments, tribal enterprises, state and local governments, and non-profit organizations. She also spend two years working as a forensic accountant for a law enforcement agency. She has been with McHard Accounting Consulting since 2015. Anne holds a Bachelor of Science in Business – Accounting, an MBA and a Master of Criminal Justice. She is a Certified Public Accountant, Certified Fraud Examiner, Certified in Financial Forensics and a Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist.

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