Along with all of National benefits that one receives with being an AGA member, comes a multitude of opportunities and educational experiences at the local level. Below you will find just some of the examples.


AGA Cleveland offers affordable Continuing Professional Education (CPE) hours to maintain a certification. We offer many free CPE opportunities as well as many inexpensive options throughout each year. Here a few of the various ways:

  • Our AGA Cleveland Chapter offers multiple web conferences throughout the year that are FREE to members. That is 12 to 20 CPEs for free.
  • We have professional business luncheons each year that offer one CPE and a plated lunch.
  • Every spring we offer a daylong professional conference that offers 8 CPEs to our members, which includes a continental breakfast, snack and plated lunch.

CGFM Certification

Continuing Professional Education (CPE) hours earned at AGA luncheons and conference and all of AGA's national educational activities can be used to fulfill CGFM CPE requirements. To learn more about the CGFM Certification, please visit the AGA National website.

Ohio Certification

AGA Cleveland is registered with the Accountancy Board of Ohio and agrees to follow the NASBA CPE Standards as a sponsor of continuing professional education programs.

Professional Luncheons

The Cleveland Chapter sponsors lunches with speakers from the private sector and government with topics covering all areas of business.

Up to Date Communications

Our award winning website, is constantly updated with upcoming events, community service events, pictures, and past luncheon/conference presentations. Members receive email updates on everything going on in the chapter, as well as having the benefit of Facebook for immediate updates.

Social Events

It's not just all work and no play in our chapter. We take time out to have fun during the year with several events.

  • Our adult winter gathering is an evening social event at a local restaurant and is free to members and their guest.
  • Our family summer picnic is at the NASA picnic grounds and is FREE to members and their guests.
  • We offer various after work gatherings such as sporting events, happy hours, or other get-togethers throughout the year.