Vermont State Treasurer Pearce Wins Transparency Award

MONTPELIER, VT.—State Treasurer Beth Pearce this week was named a recipient of the President’s Award from the National Association of State Auditors, Comptrollers and Treasurers, or NASACT, at their annual conference held this year in Chicago.

The President’s Award is given each year to one state auditor, one state comptroller and one state treasurer to recognize exceptional efforts in government financial management and accountability. Pearce was honored with the award to recognize her national leadership in the area of state government transparency. Under her leadership, Vermont was the first state to develop a state disclosure web site adhering to NASACT’s Ten Best Practices for State Governments in Voluntary Financial Reporting.  Continue>>>