Neighboring Chapters

Below are neighboring AGA chapters located in the Northwest Region. In the ever difficult environment to locate high quality professional education, the information is provided as an additional resource. If you are traveling and are interested in attending an event sponsored by one of these chapters, we encourage you to contact these chapters or view our Other Opportunities page.

Central Washington

This chapter includes the counties of Kittitas, Yakima and Klickitat and is centered in Yakima, Washington. Meetings are generally held on the first Wednesday of each month in either Yakima or Ellensburg. Please email for meeting times or for additional information.

Chapter Contact: Judy Pless
Phone: (509) 962-7502

Northwest Inland Empire

This chapter includes the counties of Ferry, Stevens, Pend Oreille, Grant, Lincoln, Spokane, Adams and Whitman in Washington as well as Bonner, Benwah, Kootenai, Catah and Shoshone counties in the State of Idaho. The chapter is co-centered in Spokane, Washington and Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. Meetings are held every 2nd Tuesday for dinner.

Chapter Contact: Jim Plaster, President


This chapter includes the counties of Thurston, Pierce, Mason, Grays Harbor, Pacific and Lewis. The chapter’s business center is located in Olympia, WA. Meetings are held on the third Tuesday of each month starting at noon at the State Board for Community & Technical Colleges, 1300 Quince Rd, Olympia.

Chapter Contact: Stefanie Niemela
Phone: (360) 725-4402

Idaho Centennial Chapter

This chapter is statewide and is centered in Boise, ID. Meetings are held the third Thursday of each month at the State Controller’s Office, 700 W State St, 4th Floor, Boise. Meetings start at 10:30am followed by an 11:45am lunch.

Chapter Contact: Steve Bellomy


This chapter covers the Portland, Oregon Metropolitan area. Please visit the chapter website for more information.

Chapter Contact: Lee Ball

Northern Nevada Chapter

The Northern Nevada Chapter seeks to serve professionals in the government financial management community by providing quality education, and fostering professional development for the enhancement of everyone in the area. Meetings are held monthly starting at 5:30pm.

Chapter Contact:  Kitty DeSocio, MSM, CGFM

Northern Utah Chapter

Contact:  Jill Flygare

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