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73rd Annual Texas Association of County Auditors Fall Conference - Agenda

Tuesday, Oct. 16

8 a.m.-noon Board of Directors Meeting
10 a.m.-5 p.m. Registration and Information Desk open
10 a.m.-5 p.m. Vendors Set Up/Exhibit Hall Open
1-1:50 p.m. Hack Your Brain: Emotional Intelligence at Work and Beyond
Dr. Lindsay Bira, Clinical Health Psychologist
1:50 – 3:05 p.m Investment Policies and Strategies
Scott McIntyre, CFA Senior Portfolio Manager, Managing Director, First Southwest Asset Management
3:05-3:20 p.m. Break
3:20-4:10 p.m. Texas County and District Retirement System (TCDRS) Updates
Amy Campbell, Employer Services Manager, TCDRS
4:10-5 p.m. TBD
Mary Quinones, Purchasing Agent, Bexar County
6-8 p.m. Evening on your own

Wednesday, Oct. 17

7-8 a.m. Breakfast with vendors
8 a.m.-5 p.m. Registration and Information Desk open
8-8:15 a.m. Welcome
District Judge
8:15-9:30 a.m. Workshop: Hack Your Brain: Tools and Tips for Building Emotional Intelligenace
Dr. Lindsay Bira, Clinical Health Psychologist
9:30-10:20 a.m. Auditing County and District Clerk Registry Accounts
Richard Galindo, CPA, Garza/Gonzalez & Associates CPAs
10:20-10:35 a.m. Break with vendors
10:35-11:50 a.m. Current Trends in Cyber Security
Steve Gemperle, Senior Special Agent, U.S. Secret Service
11:50 a.m.-1:05 p.m. Business Meeting and Lunch
​1:05-1:55 p.m. IT Cybersecurity for Counties
Evan O'Mahoney, Director, Bexar County Infromation Technology
1:55-3:10 p.m. Hotel Occupancy Tax Reviews
Patrick Grabiec, Bexar County Auditors Office
3:10-3:25 p.m. Break with vendors
3:25-4:40​ p.m. Wellness Topic
Mark Zollitsch, Wellness Consultant, Texas Association of Counties
6-8 p.m. Off-site Welcome Reception
The Alamo

Thursday, Oct. 18

8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Registration and Information Desk open
7-8:15 a.m. Breakfast with vendors
8:15-9:05 a.m Legislative Panel
Paul Sugg, Deputy Director, Texas Association of Counties
Chuck Rice, Legislative Consultant, The Chuck Rice Group
9:05-9:55 a.m. TxDMV Fraud
Sandra Menijvar-Suddeath, Internal Audit Director on Fraud, Texas Department of Motor Vehicles
9:55-10:10 a.m. Break with vendors
10:10-11:50 a.m. FBI - Topic TBD
11:50 a.m.- 6 p.m. Afternoon on your own
​6:30-9:30 p.m. President's Dinner Banquet
Banquet - Officers Swearing-In - Awards
Jack Guenther Pavilion at the Briscoe

Friday, Oct. 19

7-8 a.m. Breakfast
8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Information Desk open
8-9:15 a.m. Time and Attendance Reviews
Tiana Lafaele, Bexar County Auditor's Office
9:15-10:05 a.m. Grants: Opportunities and Challenges
Dr. Allen Castro, Bexar County Grants Manager, Planning and Resource Manager
10:05-10:20 a.m. Refreshment Break
10:05-10:20 a.m. New Board of Directors Meeting (Bolero II room)
10:20-11:35 a.m. Closing Session (TBD)
11:35-11:45 a.m. Closing remarks/Adjourn
*Agenda subject to change