Carol Barnard, CPA, CFE, MBA, is a Senior Manager in Aronson LLC’s Association Industry Services Group. With more than 10 years of industry experience, Carol has extensive experience with nonprofit audit and accounting issues including federal funding and related Single Audit requirements, cost principles, and compliance issues.
As a strong proponent for the nonprofit industry, Carol shares her expertise through webinars and training sessions. She was a contributing author and editor of The Financial Management Handbook for Associations and Nonprofits, published by the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE). Carol also serves as editor-in-chief of and is a regular contributor to Aronson’s Nonprofit Report blog.
Carol is a CPA licensed in Virginia and Maryland. She earned her MBA in Accounting in 2003 and her CFE designation in 2012. Today, she plays an active role in both the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE).
How can you make sure your organization is in compliance with federal grant requirements? What do you need to do to construct and improve your compliance program? How do you get prepared for a Single Audit? Are you ready for the changes to procurement guidelines? It all comes down to making sure you understand the compliance requirements under Uniform Guidance – and design and maintain effective internal controls to ensure compliance.
In this session, nonprofit auditing and accounting professional Carol Barnard will discuss the 12 areas of required compliance, including cash management, procurement, and sub recipient monitoring, and go in depth on allowable/unallowable cost guidelines.This session will help you understand the basics of what is required from federal grant recipients for compliance under the Uniform Guidance, how to best approach internal control design in a federal grant environment, and how to prepare for a Single Audit.
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