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Information & Resources

Links
State and National Associations provide extensive training to clients.  Links to these resources follow:

Municipal Finance
Region
Association
Acronym Website
National Government Finance Officers Assoc. GFOA www.gfoa.org
Illinois Illinois Government Finance Officers IGFOA www.igfoa.org
Iowa Iowa Municipal Finance Officers Assoc. GFOA www.imfoa.org

Municipal Managers and Boards
Region
Association
Acronym Website
National National League of Cities NLC www.nlc.org
Illinois Illinois Municipal League IML www.iml.org
Illinois Illinois City/County Management Assoc. ILCMA www.ilcma.org
Iowa Iowa League of Cities ILC www.iowaleague.org

Parks
Region
Association
Acronym Website
National National Recreation & Park Assoc. NPRA www.nrpa.org
Illinois Illinois Parks & Recreation Assoc. IPRA www.ilipra.org
Illinois Illinois Assoc. of Park Districts IAPD www.ilparks.org

Counties
Region
Association
Acronym Website
National National Assoc. of County Administrators NACA www.countyadministrators.org
Illinois Illinois City/County Mgmt. Assoc. (ILCMA) ILCMA www.ilcma.org
Iowa Iowa State Assoc. of Counties ISAC www.iowacounties.org

Schools
Region
Association
Acronym Website
Illinois Illinois Assoc. of School Administrators IASA www.iasaedu.org
Illinois Illinois Assoc. of School Boards IASB www.iasb.org
Illinois Illinois Assoc. of School Business Officials IASBO www.iasbo.org

Iowa Iowa Assoc. of School Boards IASB www.ia-sb.org
Iowa Iowa Assoc. of School Business Officials IASBO www.iowa-asbo.org
Iowa School Administrators of Iowa SIA www.sai-iowa.org

Utilities
Region
Association
Acronym Website
National American Water Works Assoc. AWWA www.awwa.org
Illinois American Water Works Assoc. - Iowa AWWA-IA www.ia-awwa.org
Iowa Iowa Assoc. of Municipal Utilities IAMU www.iamu.org

Libraries
Region
Association
Acronym Website
Illinois Illinois Library Assoc. ILA www.ila.org