OF AMERICAN SOCIETY OF MILITARY COMPTROLLERS
EXECUTIVE BOARD AND COMMITTEE
CERTIFIED DEFENSE FINANCIAL MANAGER (CDFM) COMMITTEE (appointed
CDFM Committee goals are to:
Promote the certification of DoD
Identify available education and
training opportunities in order to prepare financial managers to
successfully obtain CDFM certification
Assist CDFMs in obtaining
Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits by identifying available
Document and issue certificates
for CPEs earned for attendance at monthly Chapter luncheons
Goals will be achieved by:
Providing training and networking
Establishing liaisons with other
chaptersí CDFM Committees
Establishing a database to
identify all Washington Chapter CDFMs (including Washington Chapter members
certified by different chapters) and work with service representatives to
keep the database current
Recognizing new CDFMs upon CDFM
Staying abreast of current
National ASMC CDFM policies and procedures
Assisting ASMC leaders in refining
certification/CPE policies and procedures, as necessary
Maximizing opportunities for
professional collaboration among ASMC members and CDFMs
relationships with other professional organizations such as the Association
of Government Accountants (AGA) to leverage certification efforts
Membership Chair provides quarterly updates of the membership roster to the CDFM
new CDFMs each month from the CDFM Certification website (http://www.asmccertification.com/).
Refers to the membership rosters to determine the service/organization
members are assigned.
Identifies the members mailing addresses.
Prints (on home printers) letters on Chapter stationery.
Notifies via email to the Chapter Officers of the Service sponsoring the
Luncheon and the Webmaster the names of new CDFMs who will be recognized at
each luncheon for inclusion in the monthly Chapter luncheon flyer, the web
site and email announcements.
Brings the letters to the next Board meeting for signature by the Chapter
- Sends the CDFM
recognition letter to the address (home or office) that is identified on the
- Members can
provide the letter to their supervisors for recognition within their
Maintains a list of letters mailed for Chapter records.
Monthly Luncheon Recognition
Recent CDFM Certification by Chapter members will be recognized at each
monthly Luncheon, in March during the mini-PDI, and in December during the
President will allocate time during the luncheons for each new CDFM to come
forward, be recognized, and participate in a group photo.
These new CDFMs are hosted by the Chapter at this luncheon and will not be
charged. If unable to attend during the recognition luncheon, the free
luncheon is not available at future luncheons.
copy of the group photo is given to each new CDFM.