James A. Phillips
Senior Program Manager
James Phillips is a senior program manager in the GFOAs Technical Services Center, where he is in charge of the Popular Annual Financial Reporting (PAFR) Program, the Canadian Award for Financial Reporting (CAnFR) Program, and the Certified Public Finance Officer (CPFO) Program. He also performs reviews for the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting Program and serves as staff for the GFOAs Committee on Canadian Issues. James holds a Bachelors degree from DePaul University and joined the GFOA staff in 1992.