Project Management and Accountability: Budgeting, Reporting, and Measuring Performance


In this presentation, Sandra Toro, Senior Program Officer at IMLS; Madison Bolls, Grants Management Specialist at IMLS; Stephen Mayeaux, Library Program Specialist at IMLS; and Sandra Narva, Senior Program Officer at IMLS, introduce concepts and practices to help participants manage their federally-funded projects and meet federal requirements for accountability. Topics covered include: drafting budgets and budget changes; writing and submitting financial and narrative reports; and measuring success toward achievement of a project's goals and objectives. This session was part of the ATALM annual conference held in Santa Ana Pueblo, New Mexico, on October 10-13, 2017.