AGA is the association that connects and empowers professionals who support government, from financial management to IT, human resources, cybersecurity and more, to advance good government initiatives, grow their expertise and accelerate their careers. We connect and empower professionals to help them advance, grow, accelerate.

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Keep Up with the Latest Developments

AGA uses its base as the collective voice for government financial managers to help shape
legislation in close consultation with government entities. AGA works to strengthen government
accounting and reporting systems and to enhance the productivity of the financial management

Save Money

It’s true-your AGA membership can help you save money. Your membership in AGA entitles you
to significant savings on registration fees for conferences, workshops and courses, as well as
AGA periodicals and training materials. So you can stay current-without breaking the bank.

AGA Membership Rates

Stop Reinventing the Wheel

Learn from your colleagues who have dealt with the same issue or problem you’re facing. The
15,000 AGA members come from every level of government financial management. The
collective wisdom and experience of these colleagues from around the country gives you a solid
base of real-world knowledge and experience. As a member, you can draw from this reservoir of

Make Friends and Professional Contacts

Your local AGA Chapter puts you in contact with other financial management professionals in
the area. You’ll get the chance to participate in social events, business meetings and
educational seminars with other professionals who understand your concerns. And your
membership in AGA means you’re part of a tremendous nationwide network.

Be Represented by an Industry Leader

AGA represents every level of government fiscal management through its network of elected
chapter officers, Regional Vice Presidents and national executives who maintain contact with
senior officials and other decision makers whose actions affect government financial managers.
AGA serves as the voice for its thousands of members and other professional involved in
government financial management.

Build Your Leadership

And your professional reputation. How? Active participation in your local AGA Chapter and AGA
National Committees can lead to important volunteer leadership positions within AGA.

Earn the Recognition You Deserve

You’ve put a lot of hard work into getting where you are today. Enhance your credentials as a
government financial manager by choosing to have your unique skills and knowledge
recognized through professional certification in AGA’s Certified Government Financial Manager
(CGFM) designation. The CGFM designation offers considerable benefits to you personally and
the government financial management community you serve.

Get a Head Start on Your Career

Make valuable contacts. Keep up your education. Build a professional network. Learn new skills.
Learn from the leaders. Don’t waste another valuable minute. Now is the time to join AGA. But
do it soon so you won’t miss out on any of these great benefits!

Contact Andrew Slowick, Director of Memberships

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