National Governing Board

The National Governing Board (NGB), is the organization's decision-making authority, and per AGA bylaws, sets strategic direction, determines policies and procedures, and approves the annual budget for AGA. The NGB has seventeen members, consisting of:

  • National President
  • National Treasurer
  • Eight Directors for Chapters
  • Chair of the Professional Certification Board
  • CEO (without vote)
  • National President-Elect
  • National Treasurer-Elect
  • Two Directors at Large
  • Chair of the Corporate Partner Advisory Group

NGB Roster, July 1, 2021 - June 30, 2022

Gerry Boaz

National President

Gerry Boaz, CGFM, CPA, CGMA
Technical Manager
State of TN Comptroller of the Treasury Division of State Audit
Nashville Chapter
Term Ends 6/30/2022
Melinda Miguel

National President-Elect

Melinda M. Miguel, PMP, CIG
Chief Inspector General
State of Florida, Executive Office of the Governor
Tallahassee Chapter
Term Ends 6/30/2022
Doreen Shute

National Treasurer

Doreen S. Shute, CGFM, CPA
Managing Principal Federal Government Solutions
CLA
Montgomery/P.G. Chapter
Term Ends 6/30/2022
Eric Berman

National Treasurer-Elect

Eric S. Berman, MSA, CPA, CGMA
Partner
Eide Bailly LLP
Boston Chapter
Term Ends 6/30/2022
Niclas Hales

Director (for Chapters Area 1)

Niclas Hales, CGFM, CPA
Chief Accountant
West Valley City
Northern Utah Chapter
Term Ends 6/30/2022
Misty Schuck

Director (for Chapters Area 2)

Misty L. Schuck, CGFM, CFE, CGMA, CPA
Partner
Burt & Company CPAs LLC
New Mexico Chapter
Term Ends 6/30/2023
Melinda DeCorte

Director (for Chapters Area 3)

Melinda J. DeCorte, CGFM, CPA
Partner
Cotton & Company LLP
Dallas Chapter
Term Ends 6/30/2022
Tiffani Dorsa

Director (for Chapters Area 4)

Tiffani M. Dorsa, CPA
Audit Director
Postlethwaite & Netterville
Baton Rouge Chapter
Term Ends 6/30/2023
Benjamin Thayer

Director (for Chapters Area 5)

Benjamin S. Thayer
Supervisory Accountant
DFAS
Greater Columbus Chapter
Term Ends 6/30/2022
Angela McElrath-Prosser

Director (for Chapters Area 6)

Angela G. McElrath-Prosser
Finance Manager
Nashville Public Library
Nashville Chapter
Term Ends 6/30/2023
Shelly Taleporos

Director (for Chapters Area 7)

Shelly Ann Taleporos
Director of Internal Audit
NYS Department of Agriculture and Markets
Albany Chapter
Term Ends 6/30/2022
Johnny Ramsey

Director (for Chapters Area 8)

Johnny E. Ramsey, CGFM, CPA, CISA, CGM
Senior Manager
KPMG LLP
Baltimore Chapter
Term Ends 6/30/2023
Suzanne Bump

Director (At-Large)

Suzanne M. Bump
Auditor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Boston Chapter
Term Ends 6/30/2023
Lynn Moaney

Director (At-Large)

Lynn M. Moaney
Deputy Chief Financial Officer
USDA
Washington DC Chapter
Term Ends 6/30/2022
David Fitz

Corporate Partner Advisory Group Chair

David A. Fitz, CGFM, CPA, PMP
Washington DC Chapter
Term Ends 6/30/2022
Elena Tercero

Professional Certification Board Chair

Elena M. Tercero, CGFM, CPA, CGMA
Audit Manager
NM Office of the State Auditor
New Mexico Chapter
Term Ends 6/30/2022
Ann Ebberts

CEO (without vote)

Ann M. Ebberts, M.S., PMP
CEO
AGA
Washington DC Chapter
Term Ends 6/30/2022
David LeBlanc

NGB Parliamentarian (without vote)

David A. LeBlanc, CGFM, CFS
Boston Chapter
Term Ends 6/30/2022

Staff Liaison

Sia Sankoh
Executive Assistant
AGA
Washington DC Chapter
Term Ends 6/30/2023