The FENG Reno (Northern Nevada), NV Chapter

Next Meeting


11/19/2019 – 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM (Reserve a spot at this event)


The Twisted Fork Restaurant
1191 Steamboat Parkway
Reno, NV 89521


This will be a joint meeting with the Reno Chapter of the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA)

Topic: City of Reno Financial Update

Speaker: Deborah Lauchner, Director of Finance for the City of Reno

The Director of Finance for the Biggest Little City will explain the city's financial condition at the next Institute of Management Accountants (Reno) dinner/presentation Tuesday, November 19th. All finance and accounting professionals are welcome to attend.

Where are we at financially? What the strengths and challenges facing the City in the years ahead? This presentation promises to be an active and well-attended event, so sign up early.

About the speaker:
Deborah Lauchner, Director of Finance for the City of Reno, was appointed to this position in February 2018. Mrs. Lauchner has over 20 years’ experience in managing fiscal operations of city and county governments. Prior to joining the City of Reno, Mrs. Lauchner worked for the City of Santa Rosa as Chief Financial Officer. She previously worked as Finance Director for the City of Vallejo and as Finance Services Manager for the cities of Novato and Rohnert Park where she managed the budgets and financial reporting. Prior to that, Mrs. Lauchner worked for the County of Santa Cruz and the United States Department of Agriculture.

After working as a credit manager in the Federal government Ms. Lauchner moved to local government as the Assistant Treasurer-Tax Collector in Santa Cruz County. She has worked in city government for the last eighteen years serving as the senior financial manager in Rohnert Park and Novato and the finance department director for the cities of Vallejo and Santa Rosa. Those cities have dealt with difficult budget problems like those facing Reno today. Deborah has made important contributions to help them improve their financial health and bond ratings.

One CPE hour credit will be awarded for attendance.

Sponsor: Peter Williamson, of 'Action Coach,' will be sponsoring the free dessert option.

To RSVP (Do NOT register on The FENG website):

- IMA Members - $30 + Eventbrite fee
- Non-members- $35 + Eventbrite fee

You may pay through Eventbrite using a credit or debit card by selecting "credit/debit" as the payment method. To pay with cash or a check at the door, select "Pay at the Door" as the payment method in Eventbrite.

Unfortunately, we cannot offer refunds for "no shows". If you contact us in advance of the meeting, we will apply your payment towards a future meeting.


About the Reno (Northern Nevada), NV Chapter

We currently have 65 members and continue to grow.

We take a summer hiatus.

Chapter Leadership

Scott Berry
(775) 720-8415

Future Meetings

05:30 PM to 07:30 PM
The Twisted Fork Restaurant
1191 Steamboat Parkway
Reno, NV 89521

For Meeting Information, Please Contact:
Scott Berry
(775) 720-8415