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Member Webinar | Liquidity and FASB Updates: What You Need to Know Now

Does your balance sheet tell your story?  Do you know what a liquidity ratio is? Now it matters more than ever! Are you managing your balance sheet correctly?

In recent years the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) has adopted new and revised standards for nonprofit organizations’ financial statements to provide information that is more useful to donors, grantors, and other stakeholders. Accounting Standards Updates 2016-14 is significant for nonprofits, relating to liquidity (among other important topics). Most organizations will start to see the impact of ASU 2016-14 with their next audited financials beginning in 2019.

In this live webinar event, Mauldin & Jenkins, an accounting firm that specializes in nonprofits, will explain the standards updates, how they affect your organization, and what you will need to do differently in tracking and reporting. The webinar will start with a review of what liquidity is and describe what an auditor is looking for. The presentation will feature real-world examples and the opportunity to ask questions.

This webinar will ensure that you understand what’s required in your financial statements and reporting going forward – thanks to the generosity of Mauldin & Jenkins.

Members only.  Anyone working in nonprofit finance, including CFOs and Directors of Finance, COOs, Board chairs and treasurers, and all executive-level professionals


  • Basics of liquidity ratio and how to calculate
  • Changes you need to make in your financial reporting to meet to new FASB standards
  • How those changes impact your financial statement presentation


About the Presenters:

Aleisa K. Howell, CPA, CGFM, is a Mauldin & Jenkins Partner in Atlanta.  Prior to joining Mauldin & Jenkins, Aleisa specialized in the nonprofit and governmental practice for KPMG. Aleisa is a CPA and Certified Government Finance Manager, and serves on the Georgia Society of CPA’s Not-For-Profit Task Force. She also serves as a technical reviewer and committee member for the National Government Finance Officers Association’s certificate of excellence in financial reporting program, and is a member of the Association of Government Accountants, the National and Southern Associations of College and University Business Officers Associations, and GCN.


Brandon Smith is a Certified Public Accountant at Mauldin & Jenkins, where he has more than nine years of experience serving tax-exempt organizations of all shapes and sizes, through capacity building, management consulting, and traditional accounting services. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants, the Georgia Planned Giving Council, and the Georgia Center for Nonprofits.

Program Stats:


August 21, 2019


12:00 - 1:00 pm

Registration Details

Webinar link will be emailed 2 days before the webinar.


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