The Association of Government Accountants (AGA) Baton Rouge Chapter is a professional organization that serves the educational needs of professionals in the government financial management community by providing appropriate, relevant, and timely education, fostering professional development and certification and supporting emerging standards and research to advance government accountability.


Since 1950, the Association of Government Accountants has been--and remains today--the educational organization dedicated to the enhancement of public financial management. AGA serves the professional interests of financial managers, from local, state and federal governments, as well as public accounting firms, responsible for effectively using billions of dollars and other monetary resources every day.



Chapter News

On Sunday, April 15, 2018, AGA President, Carolyn Young, attended the Nicholls State University College of Business Banquet Award Ceremony.  The Baton Rouge Chapter of AGA congratulates this year's recipients!

Did you know that the Governmental Accounting Standards Board has a free online research tool available on their website? It is called the Governmental Accounting Research System (GARS). With the basic view you have free access to search by browsing the table of contents for a topic.

Upcoming Events

2018 Fall PDT

We hope you can join us.  Register early to reserve your spot.

Location: Embassy Suite Baton Rouge
Date: September 19, 2018 – December 6, 2018

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