The “Certiﬁcate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting” has been awarded to the city of Del Mar by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for its comprehensive annual ﬁnancial report (CAFR).
The Certiﬁcate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition in the area of governmental accounting and ﬁnancial reporting, and its attainment represents a signiﬁcant accomplishment by a government and its management. An Award of Financial Reporting Achievement has been awarded to the individual(s), department or agency designated by the government as primarily responsible for preparing the award-winning CAFR. This has been presented to: Teresa S. McBroome, director of finance/treasurer. The CAFR has been judged by an impartial panel to meet the high standards of the program, including demonstrating a constructive “spirit of full disclosure” to clearly communicate its ﬁnancial story and motivate potential users and user groups to read the CAFR. The GFOA is a nonproﬁt professional association serving approximately 17,500 government ﬁnance professionals with offices in Chicago and Washington, D.C.