Texas Association of County Auditors July On-the-Road Area Training

July 17 - 18, 2019

Randall County Texas A&M AgriLife - Kulhman Extension Center
200 N. Brown Rd.
Canyon, TX 79015

For more information contact Karon Kantor, Randall County Auditor, at (806) 468-5533.

Best Western Palo Duro Canyon Inn & Suites
2801 4th Ave.
Canyon, TX 79015
(806) 655-1818
Group Code: TACA

Rate: $110.99 per night, king or double-queen rooms, plus taxes. Breakfast included.

Ask for the “Texas Association of County Auditors” room block to receive the group rate.

Deadline to reserve room at special rate is July 3, 2019.

Join us for the July On-the-Road Area Training in Canyon! Training will take place at the Randall County Texas A&M AgriLife–Kuhlman Extension Center, 200 N. Brown Rd., Canyon, TX.

Registration Fee: $100

Included in the registration:

  • Dinner and the Texas Musical Drama in beautiful Palo Duro Canyon
  • Vendor-sponsored lunch on both days

Best Western Palo Duro Canyon Inn & Suites
2801 4th Ave.
Canyon, TX 79015
(806) 655-1818
Group Code: TACA

Rate: $110.99 per night, king or double-queen rooms, plus taxes. Breakfast included.
Ask for the "Texas Association of County Auditors" room block to receive the group rate.
Deadline to reserve room at special rate is July 3, 2019.

 

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Canyon
2901 4th Ave.
Canyon, TX 79015
(806) 655-4445

Rate: $129 per night, king or double-queen rooms, plus taxes. Breakfast included.
Ask for the "Texas Association of County Auditors" room block to receive the group rate.
Deadline to reserve room at special rate is June 16, 2019.

July 17, 2019
8:15-8:25 a.m. Opening Remarks/Welcome
8:25-9:15 a.m. Teamwork & Core Values
Mr. Pat Hickman, President, Happy State Bank
9:15-10:30 a.m. New Debt Continuing Disclosure
Mr. Andrew Friedman, Managing Director, SamCo Capital Markets
10:30-10:45 a.m. Break
10:45-11:35 a.m. Vehicle Fleet-Lease vs. Purchase
Mr. Kirby Watson, Enterprise Fleet
11:35 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Sponsored Lunch
Sponsored by: Kofile, TexPool and Tyler Technologies
12:45-1:35 p.m. Fraud Cash Schemes
Mr. David Kirtland, Compliance Manager, AXIA Partners
1:35-2:25 p.m. Ways to Control Healthcare Costs in County Jails
Mr. Tim Lacey, Medical Director, Randall County Sheriff's Office
2:25-2:40 p.m. Break
2:40-3:55 p.m. Fraud — Social Engineering
Mr. David Kirtland, Compliance Manager, AXIA Partners
3:55-4:45 p.m. County Indigent Health Plan
Ms. Lesa Gilbert, Financial Needs Supervisor, NWTH
6 p.m. Dinner and Texas Musical — Palo Duro Canyon State Park
 
July 18, 2019
8:15-8:25 a.m. Welcome Back
8:25-9:40 a.m. GASB 87 — Accounting for Leases KISS Methodology
Mr. John Merriss, Doshier, Pickens & Francis LLP
9:40-10:30 a.m. Records Management 101
Ms. Gigi Yeats, Records Manager, Randall County
10:30-10:45 a.m. Break
10:45 a.m.-noon Communications and Personalities
Mr. Dalten Jantzen, Executive Consultant, Salted Oats, LLP
Noon-1:10 p.m. Sponsored Lunch
Sponsored by: STW and iDocket
1:10-2:25 p.m. Juvenile Probation Budgets: A Chief's Perspective
Mr. Joe Barton, Randall County Chief Juvenile Probation Officer and Director of the Youth Center of the High Plains
2:25-2:40 p.m. Break
2:40-3:30 p.m. Wellness and Cost Saving Strategies of a Self-Funded Health Plan
Mr. Warren Pitt, HR Director, Randall County
3:30-4:20 p.m. Be Inspired
Mr. James Farren, Retired Randall County District Attorney

No prerequisites are required for any of the sessions. The conference will offer a minimum of 14 hours of continuing education credit for county auditors and assistant county auditors.

For more information, contact Karon Kantor, Randall County Auditor, at (806) 468-5533.

County official organization support and event services provided by the Texas Association of Counties (TAC).

Please email notice of your cancellation to Sam Burke or fax to (512) 477-1324.
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