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Smith earns finance designation

Longboat Key Finance Director Sue Smith recently earned the certified government finance officers designation
by: Katie Johns Community Editor

Sue Smith, Longboat Key’s finance director, recently earned the Certified Government Finance Officers designation from the Florida Government Finance Officers Association. Smith had to pass five exams regarding the major disciplines of public finance including accounting and financial reporting, municipal budgeting, treasury management, debt administration and financial administration. Smith will now have to maintain 40 credit hours of continuing education each year to keep the designation. She has been with the town since 2013.


Turtle Tracks

July 29- Aug. 4

                       2018       2017

Nests                 28         24

False Crawls    12          21

Total as of Aug. 4

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Nests                 983        1272

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I’m Katie. I’m the Longboat Observer community editor, which means I cover all people, places and things pertaining to Longboat Key. I graduated from the University of Missouri in 2016 with degrees in journalism and Spanish. Reach me at 941-366-3468 ext. 364.

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