Brustein & Manasevit, PLLC

Virtual Spring Forum 2022

Planning for Uninterrupted Crises

May 2-5, 2022


Please print/download these important documents prior to attending the Spring Forum 2022


Welcome Letter

Big Marker Instruction Manual

CPE Information

Slides & Handouts***All handouts may not be available and will be uploaded at a later date.

Monday, May 2, 2022

EDGAR Pre-Sessions 1 & 2

***The handouts will be emailed separately to each attendee registered for a Pre-Session

Tuesday, May 3, 2022

General Sessions


12:05 – 1:00 pm

2 CFR Recent Updates and OMB Initiatives

Presentation

Handout


1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Legislative Updates

Presentation

Handout


2:15 pm – 3:00 pm

Identifying Heightened Risk Among Eligible Recipients

Presentation

Handout


3:15 pm – 4:00 pm

Procurement During Uninterrupted Crises

Presentation

Handout

Additional Handout – April 2019 Letter on SEA Oversight of LEA Audits

Additional Handout – State Oversight of LEA Single Audit Resolution


Wednesday May 4, 2022


General Sessions

12:05 pm – 1:00 pm

Panel on Preventing Lasping Funds: State/Local Oversight & Initiatives

Presentation

Handout

***Presentation will be uploaded at a later date

Concurrent Breakout Sessions

1:15 pm – 2:30 pm

Breakout Session 1a

Ensuring Compliant Policies & Procedures

Presentation

Handout

Breakout Session 1b

MOE, MEQ, What?

Presentation

Handout


2:45 pm – 4:00 pm

Breakout Session 2a

Blending, Braiding, and NOT Supplanting

Presentation

Handout

Breakout Session 2b

Perkins Fiscal Issues

Presentation

Handout


Thursday, May 5, 2022

General Sessions


12:05 – 1:00 pm

ESSER and HEERF Auditing – Recent Findings

Presentation


1:00 pm – 1:45 pm

Timeliness of Spending (Tydings, Lapsing, Liquidations, etc.)

Presentation

Handout


2:00 pm – 2:45 pm

Audit Defenses and CAROI Strategies

Presentation

Handout


2:45 pm – 3:30 pm

Addressing Staff Shortages in the Long/Short Term

Presentation

Handout


The Administrator’s Handbook on EDGAR – 5th Edition

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Meet The BruMan Speakers

Andrew Ball

Associate

Michael Brustein

Founding Partner

Kelly Christiansen

Legislative Analyst

Madelaine Cleghorn

Associate

Bonnie Graham

Partner

Tiffany Kesslar

Partner

Aaron Kramer Brosnan

Associate

Julia Martin

Legislative Director

Jennifer Mauskapf

Partner

Monica Pasqual

Associate

Steven Spillan

Partner

Meet Our Speakers

Rhea Hubbard

Office of Federal Financial Management, OMB

Alyssa Cogen

Office of Federal Financial Management, OMB

Andrew Johnson

Office of Career, Technical & Adult Education, USDE

Adam Flynn-Tabloff

Office of Career, Technical & Adult Education, USDE

Keith Cummins

Office of Inspector General, U.S. Department of Education