Administrator Newsletter:  April 2018

President’s Corner

Dear TSABAA members, I hope this letter finds you happy and healthy. I suspect you are all busy filling vacant positions and thinking through potential exceptional items—we all are. If you joined us at the 38th Mid-Winter Conference, it was…

Meet Your TSABAA Board

We’ve asked them a couple of questions so that you can get to know them better. President Rebecca Trevino What do you think is the most important thing about being a public servant? In my opinion, I think the most…

38th Winter Conference Wrap Up

We started off our year with a bang in the form of the 38th Annual Mid-Winter Conference in Kerrville. The theme this year was Strengthen The Core, a much needed respite from a very challenging fiscal and calendar year. First…

A Special Thank You

Giving Thanks and Appreciation How many of us struggle to find time? We need time to organize our desks and files, time to compile notes from meetings, time to prepare for meetings, and—not to mention—time for actual meetings. I know…

CAPPS Update

  CAPPS Deployment Highlights FY17-FY18 The Centralized Accounting and Payroll/Personnel System (CAPPS) Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) program gives Texas agencies the ability to manage operations with reliable, real-time data. The project kicked off in Fiscal Year 2008, under ERP guidelines…

Bi-Monthly Meeting Updates

Three great Bimonthly Meetings Covered an Array of Topics Three very interesting bimonthly meetings have taken place this fiscal year. In November, Sam Stone from the State Office of Risk Management presented good information on Active Shooter/Workplace Safety.  Highlights taken from…