Webinar Series

Preparing for GASB 87: Accounting for Leases

This two-part webinar series is designed to cover the ins and out of GASB 87 and prepare you for implementing the new standard.
April 30 - June 4, 2019

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Series Description

Many new governmental accounting standards have been put in place in the past two years, with significant impact on utility and governmental financial statements, including GASB 87, which outlines new requirements for governmental entities when it comes to lease accounting. Receive a comprehensive overview of the new standard, discuss potential challenges, and review practical application tips and examples on how to prepare for and implement this new standard. 

The two-part series includes the following webinars, both held at 2 p.m. Eastern. Sign up for webinars individually or register for both at a discounted rate. You'll also get access to recordings and slides for future reference. 

Who Should Participate

Utility accounting and finance personnel, rate analysts, and staff involved in management and financial planning.


  • Julie Desimone, CPA, Partner, National Practice Leader, Energy & Utility Services Group, Moss Adams LLP, Portland, Oregon
  • Olga A. Darlington, CPA, Partner, Energy & Utility Services Group, Moss Adams LLP, Everett, Washington
  • Keith Simovic, CPA, Senior Manager, Energy & Utility Services Group, Moss Adams LLP, Portland, Oregon

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Registration/Fee Information

Individual webinars: $109 for members; $209 for nonmembers

Please click on each webinar title to register individually:

The 2-part series (discounted rate): $160 for members; $320 for nonmembers (one free webinar)

  • Register for the series (2 webinars)
  • Webinars are recorded and available for playback, in case you miss the live version.

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  • You will need a username and password to register. If you need assistance, please contact our web services staff.

How to Join a Webinar

  • Log-in information will be sent out the morning of each event (around 10:30 a.m. Eastern). If you do not receive the reminder email, please call 202-467-2965 or email [email protected]). 
  • Registration is for one phone line and one computer. If you have multiple employees participating from the same location, all can listen in via speaker phone.
  • You may use voice over internet protocol (VoIP) instead of a phone line. This option allows you to listen to the webinar audio through your computer’s microphone and speakers.
  • Submit your questions for speakers before the webinar — email them to [email protected]. You may also ask questions via online via chat during the webinar.


  • Each webinar is worth 1.5 CPEs/.2 CEU/1.5 PDH credits
    CPE Field of Study: Accounting
  • The completion certificate is only available to the person who registered for the webinar and attendance is confirmed by the webinar report log.
  • Links to all handouts and an audio recording will be sent out shortly after the webinar.

Contact Us

Contact 202-467-2965 or [email protected].