Congratulations Celyn Hurtado – 2019 City Clerk of the Year

Celyn Hurtado, City Clerk, Garden City, Kansas, has been selected as the recipient of the 2019 Mildred Vance City Clerk/Finance Officer of the Year for the State of Kansas.  The award was presented at the 69th annual City Clerks and Municipal Finance Officers Association of Kansas (CCMFOA) Conference in Manhattan, Kansas on Thursday, March 14th.  Hurtado will again be recognized for this award at the League of Kansas Municipalities (LKM) Annual Conference in Overland Park, Kansas, in October.

2019 Spring Conference

The 2019 Spring Conference  will be held March 13-15, 2019, at the Hilton Garden Inn, 410 South 3rd Street, Manhattan, Kansas.

Conference Program and Materials – Conference Portal:

Conference Hotel is sold Out – which is great news for the Association. See list of additional hotels below:

To make your hotel reservations for the 2019 69th Annual CCMFOA Spring Conference:

Book Hotel Reservation Online: hiltongardeninn.hilton.com

*Use the group code CCMFOA.

Book Hotel Reservation by Phone: (785) 532-9116.

The conference rate of $93 plus tax will be available until February 17, 2019, or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first.

Additional Hotels: There are several hotels within walking distance.

Holiday Inn Express* – 115 Blue Earth Place Phone: (785) 320-7454

Conference Rate Available* – $94 per night with group code “CCM”. (Enter entire date, click “more options” to reserve a room.)

Reserve a Room with: Holiday Inn Express

Candlewood Hotel – 210 Blue Earth Place. Phone: (785) 320-7995

Fairfield Inn – 300 Colorado Street. Phone: (785) 539-2400

To register online for the Spring Conference: www.ccmfoa.org

For more information, contact Morgan Barnes, CCMFOA Education Director, Hugo Wall School of Public Affairs, Wichita State University,  morgan.barnes@wichita.edu; (316) 978-6535

2018 KS/IIMC Municipal Clerks Certification Institute and Master Academy

The 2018 Municipal Clerks Certification Institute and Academy will be held at the DoubleTree by Hilton, Wichita: 2098 Airport Road, Wichita, Kansas 67209.

Certification Institute and Academy Flyer

November 12‐16, 2018 – Certification Institute Years 1 through 3

November 14‐16, 2018 – Certification Institute Year 4

November 15‐16, 2018 – Master Academy

To Register Online: Certification Institute or Master Academy

To make your hotel reservations for the 2018 KS/IIMC Municipal Clerks Certification Institute and Master Academy:

Book Hotel Reservation Online: doubletree.hilton.com

Book Hotel Reservation by Phone: (316) 945-1960.

The conference rate will be available until October 28, 2018, or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first.

For more information, contact Morgan Barnes, CCMFOA Education Director, Hugo Wall School of Public Affairs, Wichita State University, morgan.barnes@wichita.edu; (316) 978-6535.

Congratulations Stephen Powell – 2018 City Clerk of The Year

Stephen Powell, MMC, City Clerk, Shawnee, Kansas, has been selected as the recipient of the 2018 Mildred Vance City Clerk/Finance Officer of the Year for the State of Kansas.  The award was presented at the 68th annual City Clerks and Municipal Finance Officers Association of Kansas (CCMFOA) Conference in Wichita, Kansas on Thursday, March 22nd.  Powell will again be recognized for this award at the League of Kansas Municipalities (LKM) Annual Conference in Topeka, Kansas, in October.