Are you interested in becoming a member?

  • The Association of Government Accountants is an 14,000 member professional organization devoted to meeting the professional development, education, networking and certification needs of its members. AGA represents government financial managers working in local, state, and federal governments as well as the private sector and academia. The Association seeks to advance government accountability at all levels of government through its Certified Government Financial Manager (CGFM) Program, which has recognized more that 13,000 individuals for their unique skills and experience.
  • Our local chapter is committed to providing continuing professional education, advancing financial management principles , fostering public accountability, and promoting adherence to the AGA professional standards and code of ethics.
  • Local member benefits include:
    National Publications
    Local Publications
    Community Service
    Local and National Educational Seminars
    Scholarship program to 5 area universities
    Certified Government Financial Manager Program

To join our chapter, simply complete the application and return it to our chapter.  Your membership will begin immediately, where you will receive educational opportunities in the Baton Rouge area and monthly chapter newsletters. 

To learn more about the Association, its many programs or any of its 100 chapters, visit national online at

Any questions, please contact our Membership Chair, Dollneccia Drexler, at (225) 342-1066  or by e-mail at mail