The Bruman Group, PLLC

Virtual Spring Forum 2023

New Math: Making It All Add Up After ESSER, GEER, and HEERF

May 1-4, 2023


Please print/download these important documents prior to attending the Spring Forum 2023


Fall Forum 2023 Info

Breakout Session Descriptions

Aconymn List

Welcome Letter

How-To Guide

Agenda

CPE Letter

CPE Certification Form

Survey

*** This Survey is Optional. We appreciate any and all feedback provided. If you are requesting CPE credits, you MUST submit the Survey as well as the CPE Certification Form AFTER the Spring Forum 2023 concludes

SLIDES & HANDOUTS

(Please note all handouts may not be readily available. We will post any missing handouts as they are received)

Monday, May 1, 2023

EDGAR Pre-Sessions 1 & 2

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

Tuesday, May 2, 2023

General Sessions


12:05 - 1:00 pm

New Majority, New Priorities?

Presented by Julia Martin and Kelly Christiansen ~ The Bruman Group, PLLC

Presentation

Handout


1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Procurement and Ensuring Compliance

Presented by Chris Simone from the Procurement Disaster Assistance Team, Grant Programs Directorate, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

PDAT Resources Handout


2:15 pm - 3:00 pm

Recent ED OIG Audits and Initiatives

Presented by Keith Cummins ~ Office of Inspector General, U.S. Department of Education

Presentation

Handout


3:15 pm - 4:00 pm

The Responsibilities of SEAs and Subrecipients for Audit Resolution

Presented by Michael Brustein ~ The Bruman Group, PLLC

Presentation

Handout

Attachment 1 Handout


Wednesday May 3, 2023


General Sessions

12:05 pm - 1:00 pm

Hear It From The Auditor! Current Top Findings - How They’re Reviewed and How to Avoid Them!

Presented by Eric Russell, CIA, CGAP, CGMS and Tiffany Kesslar ~ The Bruman Group, PLLC

Presentation

Handout


Concurrent Breakout Sessions

1:15 pm - 2:30 pm

Breakout Session 1a

ESSER Allowability and Recent Updates

Presented by Tiffany Kesslar and Kelly Christiansen ~ The Bruman Group, PLLC

Presentation

Handout

Breakout Session 1b

Cost Allocation and Indirect Costs

Presented by Bonnie Graham ~ The Bruman Group, PLLC

Presentation

Handout


2:45 pm - 4:00 pm

Breakout Session 2a

SNS, MOE, AND MOEquity

Presented by Jennifer Mauskapf and Julia Martin ~ The Bruman Group, PLLC

Presentation

Handout

Breakout Session 2b

ED Perkins Monitoring and Updates

Presented by Andrew Johnson ~ Office of Career, Technical, and Adult Education-U.S. Department of Education, Michael Brustein and Steve Spillan ~ The Bruman Group, PLLC

Presentation

Handout


Thursday, May 4, 2023

General Sessions


12:05 - 1:00 pm

Internal Risk Assessment Creation and Implementation

Presented by Krissi Cydrus from the Indiana Department of Education, Michael Brustein and Madelaine Cleghorn ~ The Bruman Group, PLLC

Presentation

Handout


1:00 pm - 1:45 pm

EDGAR/UGG Hot Topics

Presented by Steve Spillan and Brittany Halpern ~ The Bruman Group, PLLC

Presentation

Handout


2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Ensuring Compliant Policies and Procedures

Presented by Monica Pascual and Brandi Tennant ~ The Bruman Group, PLLC

Presentation

Handout


2:45 pm - 3:30 pm

Key Takeaways from Recent Audits

Presented by Bonnie Graham and Madelaine Cleghorn ~ The Bruman Group, PLLC

Presentation

Handout



The Administrator's Handbook on EDGAR - 5th Edition

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Meet The BruMan Speakers

Founding Partner

Legislative Assistant

Director of Policy and Government Affairs

Meet Our Speakers

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

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

Indiana Department of Education

Office of Career, Technical & Adult Education, USDE