Internal Controls


May 3, 2018
9:00am - 12:00pm


7 Bishop St
Framingham, MA 01702

The date of this training is MAY 3. The top priority for any nonprofit is to put in place basic internal controls.  Learn what non-accountants need to know from Stephanie O’Leary, BizOps Chief Financial Officer, CliftonLarsonAllen LLP, including:

  • Basics of internal controls and the best practices
  • Roles and responsibilities of the accounting department
  • Common red flags and issues 

Stephanie has 22 years of financial and accounting experience, specializing in the nonprofit sector. She has been at CliftonLarsonAllen LLP (formerly Accounting Management Solutions, Inc.) for almost 13 years. Her expertise includes financial and operational oversight, financial reporting, budgeting and forecasting, administration of grants, and developing and improving processes and procedures. She also has extensive experience working with organizations that receive federal funding and are subject to audit under OMB Circular A-133.

Since joining the CLA team, Stephanie has attained AMS Rapid Diagnostic Certification and performed many  assessments on nonprofit organizations. In her assignments, she has served as Part-Time CFO and Special Projects Specialist for several nonprofit organizations in the Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and New York areas. 

This training is part of the MKI Financial Series. To learn more about the other trainings, visit the links below. 

April 3rd- Financial Statements for CDCs

June 5th- Budgeting Basics for Program Staff

Registration for this event is now closed. Please contact Mariela Renquist ( with any questions. 

Registration fee: 

Regular: $75; MACDC Member: $60; Student/Americorps/Intern: $30

Type of event: 

MKI Training

Learning area: 

Nonprofit Governance