Shirley A. Sanfilippo, Celoron village clerk and treasurer, has been recognized as a credentialed municipal finance officer by the New York State Society of Municipal Finance Officers for achieving its high educational, experience and participatory requirements.
Ms. Sanfilippo has been employed by the village of Celoron as village clerk-treasurer for 3 years and has been a member in good standing of the state Society of Municipal Finance Officers for the same period of time.
The credentialed municipal finance officer program was launched in 2006. The program aids municipal finance officers in improving job performance and recognizes the professionalism of the municipalities' finance office. Stringent education and experience requirements must be met before this prestigious designation of credentialed municipal finance officer is awarded.
The New York State Society of Municipal Finance Officers was founded in 1956 and currently has a membership of more than 400 members across New York state.