2019 AMROA Winter Conference
December 12-13, 2019

The 2019 Winter Conference of the Alabama Municipal Revenue Officers will be held December 12-13 at the Auburn University Hotel and Conference Center. This year's AMROA Winter Conference theme is "Strategically Preparing Municipalities for Revenue Generation in the New Century”. Be sure to register early and book your hotel reservations!

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Schedule at a Glance

Wednesday, December 11, 2019

3:00 - 5:00 P.M. Early Registration
7:00 - 9:00 P.M. Hospitality Suite Open

Thursday, December 12, 2019

Presiding: Ward Sellers, President
7:30 - 8:30 A.M. Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:30 A.M. Welcome
Ward Sellers, Revenue Manager, City of Alexander City, President AMROA
LaKami Baker, Ph.D., Interim Executive Director, Government & Economic Development Institute
8:45 A.M. WRAP - Partnering for Increased Resource Information
Lee Ann Rouse, Revenue Manager, Special Projects Unit, Sales & Use Tax Division, Alabama Department of Revenue
10:00 A.M. Break
10:15 A.M. Single Point Filing – Partnering for Streamlined Resource
Tanner Epperson, Account Manager, Alabama Interactive
11:00 A.M. 2020 Census
William Scott, Partnership Specialist, Atlanta RCC Field Division, US Census Bureau
11:45 A.M. Break for Lunch
12:00 P.M. Luncheon – Keynote: Allen Greene, Auburn University Athletic Director with Special Appearance by Aubie!
1:15 P.M. Knowing Your Customers (Inside and Out)
Kristen Reeder, Human Resource Director, City of Auburn
2:15 P.M. Break
2:30 P.M. Knowing Your Customers (Inside and Out)
Kristen Reeder, Human Resource Director, City of Auburn
3:15 P.M. Break
3:30 P.M. Roundtable Discussions and Presentations
5:00 P.M. Adjourn
5:30 P.M. Member’s Dinner at Amsterdam Café
7:00 - 9:00 P.M. Hospitality Suite Open

Friday, December 13, 2019

8:00 – 8:30 A.M. Continental Breakfast
8:30 A.M. Panel: Collaboration for Improved Revenue Collection
Moderator: Ward Sellers, Revenue Officer, City of Alexander City
LaTrice Mose, Revenue Manager, City of Auburn
Garry Shirah, Revenue Officer, City of Dothan
Timeka Cunningham, Revenue Official, City of Orange Beach
10:00 A.M. Break
10:15 A.M. Legal Update, Legislative Preview and Updates on SSUT
Ken Smith, Executive Director, Alabama League of Municipalities
11:30 A.M. - Noon Door Prizes/Evaluations/Adjournment

Auburn Hotel and Conference Center
241 S College Street
Auburn, AL 36830

The Auburn Hotel and Conference Center is holding a block of rooms for course participants at a rate of $125 per night plus taxes.

Parking: A new parking deck has been constructed. Valet parking is $15 per day. For this year only, participants can self-park free of charge. Self-parking is on the 4th and 5th floors of the parking deck. Tell attendant you are with the AMROA Conference.

Make your Reservations

Registration Fees
  • Early Bird Rates -Available until November 11th
    • Member Rate: $225
    • Non-member Rate: $250
  • Regular Rates - In effect starting November 12th
    • Member Rate: $250
    • Non-member Rate: $275
  • Extra Meal and Event Tickets for Spouse/Companion
    • Thursday Breakfast Guest Meal: $20
    • Thursday Lunch Guest Meal: $25
    • Thursday Members Dinner Guest Ticket: $37
    • Friday Breakfast Guest Meal: $20

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Registration/Cancellation Rule:

Provided that space is available, online enrollment constitutes registration. Written cancellations, received fifteen (15) working days prior to the beginning of the program (on or before November 20th) will be honored with a partial refund of the registration fee, less a $50 administrative processing fee. Due to conference commitments, full payment is required for late cancellations or non- attendance. Substitutions for registered participants may be made at any time.

Last Updated: November 20, 2019