Kirk Teal has more than 28 years of experience working with public sector organizations, including 23 years of experience in the design, development, implementation, customization and support of financial and procurement applications. For much of that time, he has focused his expertise on general ledger, accounts payable, budgetary control, budget preparation, grant and project accounting, purchasing, inventory control and asset management. Prior to joining ISG, Kirk served as a manager for a Big 5 accounting and consulting firm. He is a Project Management Professional (PMP) and is also a Certified Public Accountant in the State of Texas. Kirk also has spoken at the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA), the Conference of Urban Counties (CUC) and the National Association of State Auditors Controllers and Treasurers (NASACT).