Latest Conference Updates

#NCLGBA18 Recap Series: “Take Me Back”

Over the last few weeks, we have featured reflections on the 2018 Winter Conference.  Our final #NCLGBA18 Conference Recap comes from Brian Pahle, … Read More

#NCLGBA18 Recap Series: Reflection from a First-Time Attendee

Over the next few weeks, we will be featuring reflections on the 2018 Winter Conference. If you would like to share your … Read More

2018 Winter Conference Registration

Registration for the 2018 Winter Conference is open. The following links will direct you to online conference registration forms:

Pay by Credit Card

Pay by Check

Please note that every attendee needs to fill out a registration form individually.

After you complete the form, a copy of your registration should be e-mailed to you (check your spam filters).

If you are paying by check, please include the e-mailed registration form with your check when you mail it to our Treasurer, Teresa Fulk, Carteret County Finance, 302 Courthouse Square, Beaufort, NC 28516. Please e-mail Teresa ( or Christopher Williams and Paarth Mehta( if you have any questions or concerns.


2018 Winter Conference Room Block is open!

The 2018 Winter Conference will be held at the Pinehurst Resort, in the Carolina Hotel, from December 12-14. The resort has a number of accommodation options available to conference attendees. The deadline to reserve a room at the group rate is Tuesday, November 27, 2018.

Reservations (Booking ID #72704) may be made via:

Use this form to reserve by e-mail, phone, fax, or mail.

Important Information on Deposit and Cancellations

A deposit equal to one night’s cost is due at time of reservation. Cancellations must be received 30 days prior to the hotel stay in order to be refunded the deposit.


NCLGBA Conference Scholarship

The NCLGBA Board is pleased to announce two scholarship winners for the 2018 Summer Conference:

Zach Lewis
North Carolina State University MPA Candidate

Dominique Walker, MPA
ICMA/NCACC Management Fellow, Bertie County

Please take some time to welcome and congratulate them at the conference and to connect with them on social media!


Certified Budget & Evaluation Officer Exams

Exams for Budget & Evaluation Officer Certification will be held during the conference. More details will be provided closer to the conference.


Accepting Speaker Nominations for Future Conferences

A great conference depends on the great ideas and help of our conference planning committee. NCLGBA volunteers relevant topics, scheduling interesting and innovative speakers, and facilitating sessions during the conference. This is a chance to serve in a leadership role with the NCLGBA, contribute to an important professional development opportunity, and network with other local government professionals. If you would like to nominate a speaker or suggest a session topic, please email us.


Past Conference Presentations

Information and presentations from past conferences are available here.