Park MGM Las Vegas
Park MGM Las Vegas, 3770 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109, USA

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Event Date Wed Mar 23 PDT - Fri Mar 25 PDT (3 months ago)
In your timezone (EDT): Wed Mar 23 3:00am - Fri Mar 25 3:00am
Location Park MGM Las Vegas
3770 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109, USA
Region Americas

Investment focus is Number One!

Many other professional organizations have investments as a portion of their conferences or organizational focus. The GIOA’s main focus will be the day-to-day investment functions and duties of Government Investment Officers.

The organization is accepting applications from government Investment Officers to join its Board of Directors and committees.

Mission Statement,
Government Investment Officers are guardians of taxpayers’ monies. Pursuant to that duty, the mission of the GIOA is the education and training of Government Investment Officers to assist them in their responsibilities, which are as follows:

• Ensure safety of principal through suitable investments.
• Maintain sufficient portfolio liquidity.
• Generate a market rate of investment income through economic cycles.
• Optimize and measure investment performance.
• Communicate portfolio policy and plan to the governing board and public.


2022 Speakers

Rick Phillips
President, FHN Main Street Advisors and GIOA Founder

Kevin Berents
Head of Credit, Public Trust Advisors

Dan Krieter
Director, BMO Capital Markets; Representatives from the Supras

Katie Davis
Director, TD Securities; Perrin Lim, Investment Officer, State of Oregon

Tom Lofton
Principal Solutions Consultant, Clearwater Analytics

Rick Phillips
GIOA Founder, President, FHN Main Street Advisors

Nicole Muegge
GIOA President, Investment & Banking Officer, Thurston County

Craig Dismuke
Chief Economist, Vining Sparks

Chris Ahrens
Managing Director, Stifel

Stephen Manning, CFA
Managing Director, RBC Capital Markets;

Kevin Webb, CFA
Investment Philosopher, RW Baird; Jeff Foley, Product Manager of Investment Solutions, Wilshire & Associates

Ed Mills
Managing Director-Washington Policy Analyst, Raymond James & Associates


Laura Glenn, CFA
Director, Public Trust Advisors

Sponsors & Partners

2022 Sponsors

• Wells Fargo
• Capital Markets
• Vining
• Sparks A Stifel Company
• Baird

• FHN Financial
• Federated Hermes
• South Street Securities
• Public Trust Advisors
• BMO Capital Markets
• Atlanta Capital
• Wilshire
• Toyota Financial Services
• IncomeDriver Notes
• Raymond James
• Cantor Fitzgerald
• StoneX
• State Street Global Advisors

• Seelaus
• Ramirez
• TD
• Insperex
• BOK Financial Securties
• Stifel
• KeyBanc
• Piper Sandler
• Truist
• FHN Financial
• Nationwide

• Sympro
• Mischler
• Wilshire
• Insperex
• Clearwater
• Multi-Bank Securities