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BPSB Finance Department Earns Highest Award
Posted 11/14/18

 

Bossier Parish School Board logoFor 25 years, Bossier Parish School Board has received an Award of Financial Reporting Achievement (AFRA) for its fiscal management. Make that 26 years.

Director of Finance Frank Rougeau recently got word from the Government Finance Officers Association the School Board has attained the Certificate of Achievement, which is the highest form of recognition in governmental accounting and financial reporting. It represents a significant accomplishment by a government and its money management practices.

When a Certificate of Achievement is awarded to a government, an Award of Financial Reporting Achievement is also presented to the individual or department designated by the government as primarily responsible for its having earned the Certificate.

This is a notable achievement earned by Rougeau and the Finance Department and they are to be commended for exhibiting fiduciary responsibility with Bossier Parish public funds for 26 consecutive years.