FEI Austin Chapter - May 2022 Breakfast Meeting - "CFO Core Competencies and Mastery"

FEI Austin is excited to welcome Tom Garrett, a career CFO and member of FEI since 2008, as he explains "CFO Core Competencies and Mastery."
In this presentation, Tom will reveal a tool he developed to explore one's own mastery level as well as the system he's developed to grow mastery across the finance organization. Tom will also share some of his fun real world stories from his career that have been "Aha" moments for him, which he believes will add value for you.


Registration will close on Thursday, May 12, 2022 at 5:00 PM.


One (1.0) CPE Credit for attending this event will be given in the Field of Study:  Personal Development.


  • Explain CFO core competencies and CFO mastery
  • Discover one's own mastery level and how to grow mastery across the finance organization
  • Learn valuable "aha" moments of a CFO 


FEI Austin is committed to ensuring that our chapter can continue to have the safest events possible in the face of the current COVID-19 pandemic. We are continually monitoring the latest guidance provided by federal, state, and local health authorities. To that end, we will be implementing the following safety protocols as per the guidance of Austin Public Health at our upcoming events until further notice:
  • Attendees who are up to date on all recommended COVID-19 vaccines and boosters do not need to wear a mask during the event
  • All those who are UNvaccinated, only partially vaccinated, or in a high-risk category are encouraged to wear a mask at all times (except when eating or drinking) OR to not attend
  • Attendees will be asked to sign an FEI Austin COVID-19 waiver (either online during registration or in person at the event) before entering the event space
  • Attendees should try to maintain adequate social distancing, frequently wash or sanitize hands, and cover coughs and sneezes with a tissue or an elbow
  • Attendees are strongly encouraged to stay home if they have recently come into contact with someone with COVID-19 or if they are feeling unwell, including experiencing the following symptoms: fever or chills, cough, shortness or breath or difficulty breathing, fatigue, muscle or body aches, headache, new loss of taste or smell, sore throat, congestion or runny nose, nausea or vomiting, and diarrhea.

We thank you for your cooperation with these guidelines!


For additional questions, please contact FEI Austin Chapter Administrator, Nima Vadgama, at feiaustin@gmail.com or (512) 815-2630.


Tom Garrett

Founder, CEO & CFO
TLGarrett Consulting and Coaching


1.00 CPE




Personal Development, Non-technical



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