Awards and Certifications

Oakland County has received

  1. The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting
  2. Outstanding Achievement in Popular Annual Financial Reporting
  3. The Distinguished Budget Presentation Award

Oakland County was the first county government in the State of Michigan to receive all of these awards in the same year.

Certified Public Finance Officers (CPFO)

The Director of the Department of Management and Budget is a Certified Public Finance Officer (CPFO).

The Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) administers this certification. Currently, there are fewer than 800 CPFOs nationally.