Long-term financial planning overview
Just as each of us needs a budget and a financial plan, so do governmental entities. Unfortunately, sometimes this critical planning step is overlooked in the focus on annual budgets and day-to-day operation. Long-term financial planning is a step-by-step process to help government leaders (both elected and staff) look ahead, study the data, and make informed decisions about their strategy for moving the entity forward. Get a quick overview with this 2-minute explanation.
If you would like to learn more about long-term financial planning, contact Mike Lowry below.
Senior Vice President
Mike Lowry specializes in governmental and not-for-profit clients. Prior to joining AGH, Mike’s experience included nearly 20 years of financial and technology leadership positions in hospitality management and software companies.
Mike is a certified public accountant who has earned the designation of Certified Government Financial Manager from the Association of Government Accountants, and he is also a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Kansas Society of Certified Public Accountants, and the Association of Government Accountants. He is a frequent presenter and member of the Kansas, Missouri and Great Plains Financial Officers Association, and serves as a CAFR reviewer for the GFOA.