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Audit: Internal Controls, Decision-SUpport, and Public Trust
(Vol. 63, No. 2 Spring 2018)
  • Interview with Mr. Mark Easton and Ms. Alaleh Jenkins
  • The Revolutionary Audit: A Brief History
  • My Journey as an Air Force Financial Manager
Developing FM Professionals: Maximizing Organizational Performance
(Vol. 63, No. 1 Winter 2018)
  • Continuum of Learning – Personalized Learning for Evert Airman
  • What is Completeness and How Do We Prove it?
  • Investing in FM's Future
Vision, Leadership, and Innovation: Driving Excellence
(Vol. 62, No. 4 Fall 2017)
  • Interview with the Hon. Robert Speer
  • Interview with the Hon. David Norquist
  • Leading Innovation by Becoming a Learning Organization



Catching the Wave: A PDI 2017 Retrospective
(Vol. 62, No. 3 Summer 2017)

  • Audit Readiness is Everbody's Business
  • Surfing the Wave: General Session Speakers
  • Communication for Team Success

Improving Mission Performance Outcomes
(Vol. 62, No. 2 Spring 2017)

  • Understanding Victory
    Adapting Operational Design to Address Resource Management Challenges
  • Coast Guard Financial Management and Procurement Services Modernization
  • Climbing New Heights: How DFAS is Using SSAES to Achieve DoD Audit Success

Making Every Dollar Count
Managing Cost: Initiatives and Results
(Vol. 62, No. 1 Winter 2017)

  • Cost Estimating's Critical Role Within ICBM's Risk to Resource Process
  • Effectively Managing Costs of a Defense Working Capital Fund
  • Preparing for the Future: Lessons Learned from 10 Years of ASMC Surveys

ASMC Chapters: Contributing to the Defense Financial Management Profession
(Vol. 61, No. 4 Fall 2016)

  • Leading Change: The United States Army Financial Management Command's Critical Role in Army's Drive Toward Audit Readiness
  • ASMC and the Early Careerists, Whats in it for Me
  • Boosting Membership through Senior Level Involvement
AFC Summer 2016

New Heights of Financial Management – A PDI 2016 Retrospective
(Vol. 61, No. 3 Summer 2016)

  • Securing the Resources that Secure the Homeland
  • The Defense Financial Management and Comptroller School
  • DoD FM Certification and Beyond
AFC Spring 2016

Budget and Cost Management: Optimizing Limited Resources
(Vol. 61, No. 2 Spring 2016)

  • Improving DoD’s Intragovernmental Financial Reporting
  • Building Cost Management Capabilities in Afghanistan
AFC Winter 2016

Systems, Tools, & Technology
(Vol. 61, No. 1 Winter 2016)

  • Analysis of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015
  • The "Google" Paradox" Is Technology Making Us Smarter?
AFC Fall 2015

Ethics, Responsible Action, and Moral Courage
(Vol. 60, No. 4 Fall 2015)

  • In Memoriam: Ernest J. Gregory
  • Ethics: It's Not Just a Good Idea…
AFC Spring 2015

Marching Forward: ASMC PDI 2015 Perspectives
(Vol. 60, No. 3 Summer 2015)

  • Interview with Craig Bennett
  • The United States Coast Guard: Marching Forward
AFC Spring 2015

Continuous Learning: Pathway to Financial Management Excellence
(Vol. 60, No. 2 Spring 2015)

  • DoD FM Certification Program: Getting Started
  • Building Training and Creating Learning to Sustain Future Excellence
AFC Winter 2015 Audit Readiness: Climbing the Mountain
(Vol. 60, No. 1 Winter 2015)

  • A History of Accounting
  • The Audit Cycle: A Never-Ending Journey
Financial Management Structure and Leadership
(Vol 59, No. 4 Fall 2014)

  • Interview with the Hon. Mike McCord
  • DoD Financial Management Regulation
Achieving New Heights and Managing Change
(Vol 59, No. 3 Summer 2014)

  • PDIs Past and Present
  • Cost Management Theme at PDI 2014
Read the Comptroller online Cost Management & Lean Six Sigma
(Vol 59, No. 2 Spring 2014)

  • The Critical Connection between Cost Estimating and Decision Support
  • Influencing and Optimizing Budgets and Spending
Read the Comptroller online Certification and Professional Development
(Vol 59, No. 1 Winter 2014)

  • The DoD FM Certification Program: Launching a Newly Credentialed FM Workforce
  • Army Begins DoD Financial Management Certification
Read the Comptroller online Issues in Defense Financial Management
(Vol 58, No. 4 Fall 2013)

  • Achieving & Sustaining Audit Readiness
  • Innovative Solutions For Real Property Asset Accountability
Read the Comptroller online Data Analytics and Decision Support
(Vol 58, No. 3 Summer 2013)

  • Decision Support—A Matter of Perspective
  • How Do We Use Decision Support?
Read the Comptroller online Professionalism
(Vol 58, No. 2 Spring 2013)

  • Making Every Dollar Count
  • Move Up The Financial Management Career Ladder
Read the Comptroller online Enterprise Risk Management Challenges & Opportunities
(Vol 58, No. 1 Winter 2013)

  • The New DoD Financial Management Certification Program: Ready, Set, Launch!
  • Federal Enterprise Risk Management—Value Proposition
Read the Comptroller online Managing Under Limited Resources
(Vol 57, No. 4 Fall 2012)

  • Air Force 2012: Budgeting in Times of Limited Resources
  • Executing the Defense Budget During Financially Stressful Times
Read the Comptroller online Federal Audit Benefits
(Vol 57, No. 3 Summer 2012)

  • Federal Accountability – Checks and Balances
  • Audited Financial Statements: Identifying Uses and Users
Read the Comptroller online Cost Management
(Vol 57, No. 2 Spring 2012)

  • The New Cost Warriors
  • Cost Management and Control in the U.S. Army
Read the Comptroller online Fostering Your Career Growth
(Vol 57, No. 1 Winter 2012)

  • The Proposed DoD Financial Management Certification Program
  • Department of Defense: Development Programs & Initiatives for Civilian Leaders
Read the Comptroller online International Security Cooperation
(Vol 56, No. 4 Fall 2011)

  • The Imperative for DoD State Collaboration
  • Building Partnerships through International Arms Cooperation
Armed Forces Comptroller journal Summer 2011 issue Efficiencies – Reducing DoD Overhead
(Vol 56, No. 3 Summer 2011)

  • Making Every Defense Dollar Count
Journey to Financial Systems Compliance
(Vol. 56, No. 2 Spring 2011)

  • Army Moving to Compliance with the Chief Financial Officers Act
  • The Department of the Navy's Journey to Auditability
  • Marine Corps Audit Journey
Current Issues in Defense Financial Management
(Vol. 56, No. 1 Winter 2011)

  • American Recovery and Investment Act
  • Base Realignment and Closure
  • Rising Defense Healthcare Costs
Supporting Humanitarian Efforts
(Vol. 55, No. 4 Fall 2010)

  • Support of the Haiti Earthquake Relief Effort
  • From America, with Love…
  • ASMC Demonstrates the Spirit of Volunteerism
Financial Management Education & Training
(Vol. 55, No. 3 Summer 2010)

  • Leaders in Motion – The DFAS Intern Program
  • The Defense Financial Management Comptroller School
  • The Chief Financial Officer Academy
Resource Challenges and Opportunities
(Vol. 55, No. 2 Spring 2010)

  • Achieving Acquisition Excellence in the Air Force
  • Theater Strategic Financial Management Initiatives
  • A Perspective on Joint Basing
Audit – Quo Vadis?
(Vol. 55, No. 1 Winter 2010)

  • Financial Management Should Be Every Manager's Concern
  • Auditing:  It's not just about the dollars…
  • Preparation Is Key to USMC Audit
The Future of Financial Management
(Vol. 54, No. 4 Fall 2009)

  • Three Challenges for Defense Financial Managers
  • USSOCOM Acquisition… Light, Agile, Lethal
  • Top Concerns of Defense Financial Managers
Transparency & Risk Management
(Vol. 54, No. 3 Summer 2009)

  • Thinking about Risk:  Definition, Assessment, and Managment
  • Getting Project Manager "Buy-In" for Internal Controls
  • Transparency and Accountability:  The New Normal
Ethics and Moral Courage
(Vol. 54, No. 2 Spring 2009)

  • Raising Issues of Legality and Ethics with Our Superiors – and Surviving
  • Integrity and Moral Courage
  • Adapting to Decision Support
  Performance Measurement
(Vol. 54, No. 1 Winter 2009)

  • Improving Performance Measurement in Defense Organizations
  • Evolving Role of Contingency Comptrollers
  • Life Members of ASMC








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