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Wednesday, August 24, 2022
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. (PT)

Event Description

Internal Financial Controls for All Nonprofits

Susan Bower, Assistant Attorney General, Oregon Department of Justice
Lottie Zorn, Charitable Audit Coordinator, Oregon Department of Justice

Furthering an organization’s mission can only be accomplished if its resources are adequately protected. A steadfast system of internal control is essential for an organization’s protection and integrity. Oregon Department of Justice representatives will provide a practical overview of internal controls for small to mid-size nonprofits, with a focus on the evolving needs of the virtual workplace.

This webinar is part of NAO's 3-Part Summer Series with the Oregon DOJ.

Automatic closed captioning via Zoom is turned on by default for all NAO virtual sessions. For other accommodation requests, please contact us at Advanced notice of at least 10 days is appreciated.

About the Presenters

Susan Bower, Assistant Attorney General, Oregon Department of Justice

Susan Bower is an Assistant Attorney General in the Charitable Activities Section at the Oregon Attorney General’s Office and a past Chair of the Nonprofit Organizations Law Section of the Oregon State Bar. She joined the Oregon Department of Justice in 2006. Prior to joining DOJ, she worked as an attorney in private practice, specializing in estate and trust administration and litigation. Ms. Bower graduated from Lewis and Clark Law School in Portland, Oregon and obtained her undergraduate degree in biology from Indiana University.


Lottie Zorn, Charitable Audit Coordinator, Oregon Department of Justice

Lottie Zorn is a Certified Public Accountant who has dedicated her career to the nonprofit sector. She currently serves as Audit Coordinator for the Charitable Activities Section of the Oregon Department of Justice, where she conducts financial investigations of charitable organizations and assists with the Department’s education and outreach activities. Prior to serving the Department, Lottie performed financial audits of nonprofit organizations at a specialty accounting firm in Portland; worked for two educational nonprofits as an administrator and bookkeeper; and assisted numerous organizations as a board director, adviser, and volunteer.



$20 NAO Member 
$40 Nonmember

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August 24th, 2022 from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Online Event
Price $40.00
Event Particulars
City Online learning
NAO Event? Yes
Topic Financial Management
Event Region Central Oregon, Eastern Oregon, Metropolitan Portland, North Coast, Northern Willamette Valley, South Coast, Southern Oregon, Southern Willamette Valley
Programmatic Approach Principles & Practices