About Events

Our General Membership meetings are typically held on the third or fourth Thursday of each month. When in person meetings are permitted we meet at the Downtown Market, 435 Ionia Ave SW, Grand Rapids MI 49503. Registration begins at 11:30 and lunch at noon. Our presenter for the month typically begins at 12:30 pm.  Our Virtual meetings begin at Noon. 


We provide exceptional education and networking opportunities that allow members to grow as employees and individuals within our industry.  

Whether you are new to the industry or a lifelong member, CFMA offers the benefit of personal and professional growth and a diverse peer network unique to the construction financial management association.


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Previous Events


April 2021 – Mayor Rosalynn Bliss: Grand Rapids City Update

February 2021 – Eric Larson: Financial Fraud

January 2021 – Rajiv Das: Cyber Security in 2021 and Beyond: How to combat the increasing cyber threats in the Construction Industry



January 2020 – Mike Novakoski:  Creating Unmistakable Culture

March 2020 – CFMA/ASA Joint meeting: Outwardly Smiling, Inwardly Screaming

April/May/Sept – Cancelled

October 2020 – Rick Albin: State of Election

November 2020 – Ethan Anderson: J.P. Morgan’s Guide to the Markets

December 2020 – Anirban Basu: Return of the Economist



Sept 2019 – Bob Vanderpol:  When all eyes are on you: leadership in a time of crisis

Oct 2019 – Kent County Sheriff Joy Matthews:  Civilian Response to Active Shooter (CRASE)