Kinney Poynter, Executive Director of NASACT to speak on November 12th
November 12th Kinney Poynter, Executive Director of NASACT, will speak on Emerging Issues in Government Accounting and Auditing. Poynter is the Executive Director for the National Association of State Auditors, Comptrollers, and Treasurers (NASACT). In this capacity, he is responsible for the overall operations of NASACT as well as the programs of the National Association of State Comptrollers and National State Auditors Association.
NASACT is a professional organization whose mission is to assist state leaders to enhance and promote effective and efficient management of governmental resources. Kinney has been with NASACT since 1989, previously serving as the association’s Deputy Director and various other positions.
Executive Director of Kentucky Retirement System to speak December 10th
Bill Thielen, Executive Director, Kentucky Retirement System will speak on the Kentucky Retirement System Overview, Plans and Challenges.
Thielen began serving as Chief Operations Officer for the Kentucky Retirement Systems in July 2006. In that capacity, Bill was responsible for overall guidance and supervision of the agency’s accounting, information technology, information security, communications, office support, and constituency services and planning divisions. Bill also served as a primary advisor to the agency Executive Director on financial, legislative, regulatory, facilities management matters, and on the functions of the various divisions under his supervision. He was also responsible for the development and management of the agency’s administrative and capital planning budgets.