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AFWA Dinner & Speaker – July 20, 2017 Andy Maffia “Fraud Prevention & Detection

July 20, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm


For July’s AFWA Dinner & Speaker event we have Andy Maffia, CPA and Jennifer Seifert, CPA both with Aldrich CPAs + Advisors as our guest speakers on “Fraud Prevention & Detection.”

Protect Your Organization from Fraud

Protecting and safeguarding assets of your organization is one of the primary fiduciary responsibilities of management and the board. Is your organization protected? Are you vulnerable to fraud? During this session we’ll discuss real-world fraud cases to learn how simple controls can help prevent big problems.

Andy Maffia, CPA
Andy Maffia, CPA
Andy joined Aldrich CPAs + Advisors LLP in 2002 and specializes in audits of nonprofit organizations, agreed-upon procedures, consulting work, and attest work for closely-held companies. Over his time in public accounting, Andy has served over 100 nonprofits at all levels as an associate through partner. He leads the Nonprofit + Governmental niche firmwide and is responsible for the professional development of the entire team. Andy currently sits on the board of directors and serves on the executive, audit, and finance committees of a nonprofit organization. He is actively involved with many local nonprofit organizations and speaks regularly on professional development and governance topics.

Jennifer Seifert, CPA Senior
Jennifer Seifert, CPA Senior
Jennifer has been serving clients in the nonprofit and governmental industry since 2013. Over the years, she has worked closely with many nonprofit organizations of various size and complexity, including single audits under the Uniform Grant Guidance (formerly OMB A-133) and organizations with program funding and reporting through the California Department of Education. She graduated from San Diego State University where she is also currently completing her MBA degree. Additionally, she is part of the Board Fellows program at the university which gives students an opportunity to be involved as a non-voting member of a local nonprofit board.

Earn 1 CPE Credit for attending!

AFWA is registered with the National Association of State Board of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education (CPE) on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State Boards of Accountancy have final authority on the accpetance of individual courses of CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.learningmarket.org

Humphreys Menu:

Starter Course: Chef’s Salad
Fresh mixed greens served with shaved carrots, cherry tomatoes, cucumbers, and a raspberry vinaigrette

Water, tea, and soft drinks included

Main Entree: (Select one of the following choice)

Vegetarian Plate of sauteed wild mushrooms, squash, fennel & roasted peppers, grilled & marinated Portobello mushrooms, goat cheese spinach wonton, and pinot grigio tomato sauce

Stuffed Chicken Breast Feta and sundried tomato stuffed Chicken Breast, pinot grigio basil brown butter, lemon rapini orzo

Fresh Mahi Mahi Macadamia crusted pan sauteed fresh Mahi Mahi, stir fried Jasmine rice, rum raisin glaze

Humphreys Gourmet Burger is a Kobe beef char grilled, bacon onion compote, aged 1 yr white cheddar cheese on a soft artisan bun served with sweet potato fries

New York grilled New York strip steak, cabernet demi, Maytag blue cheese gratinee, sage brown butter, house made gnocchi, sauteed broccolini

Short Rib Pappardelle House braised Short Ribs, fresh pappardelle pasta, wild mushrooms, red pearl onions, caramelized baby carrots, asiago cheese, mascarpone

Chocolate Chip Cookies for dessert

Members & Students $35.00 & All Guests $45.00
(No Refunds can be given as of 7/18/17)

Agenda for the evening:

  • 5:30 – 6:00 Registration & Social Networking
  • 6:00 Server will pick up menu slip/order
  • 6:10 AFWA Welcome & Announcements
  • 6:15-7:00 Dinner
  • 7:00 – 7:50 Speaker (Speaker may start earlier if most people are finished with dinner)
  • 7:50 Cookies
  • 7:50 – 8:00 Drawing & AFWA Closing Comments

Scholarship Opportunity Prizes:

  • $450 Facial Package

Pre-Buy your tickets when you register!

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July 20, 2017
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm


Humphreys Grill
3299 Holiday Court (Sheraton- La Jolla)
La Jolla, CA 92037 United States


Shelly Waddell, Vice-President
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