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Advanced Controller and CFO Skills Webcast


Nov. 20
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

CPE Credits



PICPA Member: $285 | Nonmember: $385

CLE Credit Add-On: $50

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Previous financial management experience
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Examine best practices of leading-edge controllers and CFOs. Learn skills to add value, build influence, and contribute to the success of the organization.


  • Isolate the critical skills and attitudes to be effective in the future
  • Become an effective coach
  • Develop measurable missions and strategies
  • Align strategies with internal reporting
  • Sell ideas and gain “buy-In” from others
  • Recognze and respond to the need for constant change and adaptation
  • Develop a tailored action plan suitable to specific needs


George D. Scheeler
President & CEO

George D. Scheeler is the President and CEO of Acullence, LLC, of Baltimore, Maryland, where his practice focuses on business advisory and consulting services in the areas of accounting, finance, strategic planning, business management, and also executive leadership development.

An energetic, engaging speaker, Mr. Scheeler has been a member of the faculty of Loyola University of Mayland, where he taught Finance and Leadershp to MBA candidates at the Sellinger Graduate School of Business. In recognition of his achievements, he was given the Outstanding Adjunct Professor Award. Mr. Scheeler has also taught at the University of Pennsylvania and at the University of Baltimore. A sought after strategic thinker, Mr. Scheeler has delivered workshops and planning retreats each year to businesses, organizations, and religious organizations.

Mr. Scheeler’s speaking engagments are generously seasoned with real world illustrations that come from over 30 years of experience. As the CFO of FTI Consulting, he lead the S1.8 billion forensic and consulting services provider through their Initial Public offering. As the President & CEO of Freedom Federal he took a stalled bank and turned it into the fastest growing bank in the state, earning a nomination as a Fast Company Magazine Innovator of the Year and a multi-year designation as the Best Place to Bank.

He is well invested in his community. Active in coaching soccer and softball for over two decades, he also coached a high school baseball team to a state title. Mr. Scheeler also served on the board of directors and was board treasurer of IC Orphans (, an organization that promoted and assisted families with the international adoptions process. Currently, he is a Board Member and Chairs the Finance Committee of Good Shepherd Services of Baltimore, Maryland ( Good Shepherd is a faith-based residential treatment facility for emotionally and psychologically disadvantaged children. 

Mr. Scheeler received his Bachelors in Business Administration at James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia and received his Masters degree in Business Administration from the College of William & Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia.


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