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DAY 2 - Federal Funding, Compliance & Audit
Day 2 of the 2020 REDW Tribal Finance & Leadership Virtual Conference will focus on the practical application of recent federal legislation to the operations of Tribal governments and enterprises, including the implications of the CARES Act on grants management and Single Audit. Register once to access all of the following sessions:

8:30 - 9:20 am PT | Washington/Federal Budget Updat
9:30 - 10:20 am PT | Federal Funding Comes with Strings Attached - Are You Ready?
10:30 - 11:20 am PT | The Importance of Investing Restricted Funds

Nov 18, 2020 08:30 AM in Pacific Time (US and Canada)

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Michael D. Hughes
Consultant on Indian Affairs
Mr. Hughes (Hopi-Tohono O’odham) has been an independent consultant on Indian policy since 1994, providing training and reports to tribal governments on the Bureau of Indian Affairs budget, the Indian Health Service budget, and the Congressional budget process. Mr. Hughes worked as a research analyst for the Inter Tribal Council of Arizona (1981-83 and 1992-94), as a planner for the Washoe Tribe (1984-1987), as a Professional Staff Member for the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs (1987-88), and as a Special Assistant to the Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs (1989-1991). Mr. Hughes is an enrolled member of the Hopi Tribe.
Christopher Bitakis & Mary Chisholm
Audit Senior Manager / CFO @REDW / Citizen Potawatomi Nation
Chris has over 13 years of experience working almost exclusively with tribal governments, tribal casinos and other Native American organizations. He specializes in providing financial and compliance assurance services for tribal casinos and other tribal enterprises, and financial and federal program compliance audit services for tribal governments.
Paul Madrid & Robert Elzholz
Principal / Senior Investment Manager @REDW Wealth LLC
As the Principal at the head of REDW Wealth, Paul Madrid acts as an investment consultant with nonprofits and Native American tribes, providing investment management services, assistance with investment policies, asset allocation design, reviews of investment providers, and trainings on investments and fiduciary responsibilities. Robert Elzholz, Senior Investment Manager at REDW Wealth, has more than 15 years of experience developing and customizing financial, estate and income planning solutions for a variety of clients, including private and public companies, Native American tribes, family-owned businesses, and individuals.