Recent News

Board Reorganization & Vacancy Filled

RICFE
At the August 27, 2018 board of directors meeting, the board elected Frank Monteiro, CFE as vice president; Bryan Tedesco, CFE as training director; and Jenna Remillard, CFE as director. The terms of these officers expire July 31, 2019. The initial vacancy was created in the office of vice president due to the election of Evan Lemoine, CFE as chapter president. [gallery link="none" ids="232,557,705"]
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Bylaw Revision at Annual Meeting

RICFE
At our annual meeting during the Excellence Awards, we will consider a bylaw revision. This has been a project of chapter president Evan Lemoine, CFE since the beginning on the board two years ago. It entailed understanding all of our processes, procedures, and policies, and making sure that our written policies and procedures agree with what we're doing. Our existing chapter bylaws were written in 1992 when we organized and didn't contemplate the growth of our membership or our capabilities as it relates to teleconference or electronic meetings. Additionally, over time the ACFE had adopted their own Uniform Chapter Bylaws with the desire that each chapter would adopt these policies and procedures. These too wouldn't meet our specific needs, greatly expand the length and complexity of our governing documents. The bylaw revision…
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