Welcome to CommuniTIES, the Baker Tilly podcast series where we speak with public sector leaders from across the firm about practical guidance to help government entities protect and enhance their value.
In this episode, Public Sector Practice Leader Vicki Hellenbrand connects with state and local government specialist, Amanda Blomberg, and school districts specialist, Wendi Unger, to discuss the COVID-19 relief funding available for public sector entities, what the different funding sources cover, what organizations need to consider before obtaining funding and the accounting and compliance requirements associated with receiving federal agency funding. Listen to our podcast to gain insight into the questions you have related to accepting relief funding.
Meet the hosts:
Vicki Hellenbrand, CPA, Public Sector Practice Leader
Amanda Blomberg, CPA, Firm Director
Wendi Unger, CPA, Partner
How prepared is your organization to reopen, recover and reset from the pandemic?
The Baker Tilly Public Sector COVID-19 Recovery Assessment tool can help state and local government, utility and school district leaders assess the current impact of the coronavirus crisis on your entity and community, understand your level of preparedness for recovery in a possibly permanently altered environment and identify potential risks your entity may need to mitigate.
Baker Tilly understands state and local governments and how an unplanned event such as the COVID-19 outbreak can affect your organization and community. Visit our Coronavirus Resource Center for state and local governments for additional tools and advice.
For more information on this topic, or to learn how Baker Tilly public sector specialists can help, contact our team.