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Les Sparks, President, AHACPA

Les is President of AHACPA. Prior to this, Les was involved in various capacities in the software manufacturing for governmental “Case Management” systems for governmental agencies. He was the Chief Financial Officer for Professional Staff Management, a large employment services firm. Les began his career with the international accounting firm of Ernst & Young. He spent over 13 years at E&Y providing accounting, auditing and consulting services to variety of clients in many industries. Les is an accomplished trainer in both software and accounting issues. Les has a Masters of Accounting.

Les provides support to the more than 600 members of the association. This support includes the interpretation of accounting and auditing and financial statement requirements as specified by the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Such support is designed to assist the members in correctly reporting financial information to HUD’s Real Estate Assessment Center (REAC) and Lender Electronic Assessment Portal (LEAP).

Les is responsible for the development and presentation of training programs which provide continuing professional education (CPE) to auditors and other users of the relevant REAC systems. Les also supervises the preparation of over 1,000 annual financial statement submissions under multifamily, public housing and FHA lender requirements.

Les is currently serving on the board of the Housing Authority of Salt Lake City

June 2020

21st Annual PHA Conference

June 11 - June 12
The Cosmopolitan (June 2020), 3708 Las Vegas Blvd South
Las Vegas, NV 89109 United States
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The Cosmopolitan, Las Vegas | 3708 Las Vegas Blvd South Las Vegas, NV 89109.   We have a limited number of rooms reserved at the rate of $189 per night. Reservations must be made by 05/11/2020 by calling (855) 435-0005, or online . Our group rate code is . Room reservation availability is on a first come first serve basis. Group room rate is valid for June 10, 11, & 12. We do not guarantee the availability of guest rooms.…

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July 2020

Private Course – Lakewood, WA

July 16
WA United States
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August 2020

Private Course – Lincoln, NE

August 6
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Private Course – Atlanta, GA

August 20 - August 21
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September 2020

Private Course – Chicagoland, IL

September 10
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Private Course – Memphis, TN

September 16
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Nashville, TN – Multifamily Update

September 17 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Nashville Airport Marriott, 600 Marriott Drive
Nashville, TN 37214

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Private Course – Bethesda, MD

September 21
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Detroit, MI – Multifamily Update [NEW CITY!]

September 22 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Delta Hotels Detroit Metro Airpot, 31500 Wick Rd
Romulus, MI 48174 United States
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Boston, MA – Multifamily Update

September 23 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
NEW COURSE LOCATION: Hilton Boston/Dedham, 25 Allied Drive
Dedham, MA 02026
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Private Course – St. Louis, MO

September 30
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October 2020

Minneapolis, MN – Multifamily Update

October 1 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
NEW COURSE LOCATION: Mall of America Executive Center, 410 East Broadway (Level 4, East) North Shore Room
Bloomington, MN 55425

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Private Course – Chicago, IL

October 5
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Chicago, IL – Multifamily Update

October 6 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
NEW COURSE LOCATION: Summit Chicago, 205 N Michigan Ave, 10th Floor
Chicago, IL 60601

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Chicago, IL – FHA-Lender Update

October 7 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
NEW COURSE LOCATION: Summit Chicago, 205 N Michigan Ave, 10th Floor
Chicago, IL 60601

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Private Course – Washington, PA

October 19
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Private Course – Dallas, TX

October 20
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Dallas, TX – Multifamily Update

October 21 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
NEW LOCATION: Sheraton Dallas by the Galleria, 4801 LBJ Freeway
Dallas, TX 75244
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Dallas, TX – FHA-Lender Update

October 22 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
NEW LOCATION: Sheraton Dallas by the Galleria, 4801 LBJ Freeway
Dallas, TX 75244
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Baltimore, MD – Multifamily Update

October 27 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
BWI Airport Marriott, 1743 W Nursery Road
Linthicum Heights, MD 21090
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Atlanta, GA – Multifamily Update

October 28 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
AMA Atlanta Executive Conference Center, 1170 Peachtree Street NE, 3rd Floor
Atlanta, GA 30309
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Private Course – Atlanta, GA

October 29
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November 2020

Indianapolis, IN – Multifamily Update [NEW CITY]

November 4 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
NEW COURSE LOCATION: Indianapolis Marriott East, 7202 E 21st St
Indianapolis, IN 46219
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Columbus, OH – Multifamily Update

November 5 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Columbus Airport Marriott, 1375 N Cassady Avenue
Columbus, OH 43219-1524
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Columbus, OH – FHA-Lender Update

November 6 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Columbus Airport Marriott, 1375 N Cassady Avenue
Columbus, OH 43219-1524
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Kansas City, MO – Multifamily Update

November 9 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
NEW COURSE LOCATION: KCI Marriott, 775 Brasillia Ave
Kansas City, MO 64153
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Private Course – Cleveland, OH

November 11
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New York, NY – Multifamily Update

November 17 @ 8:30 am
AMA New York Executive Conference Center, 1601 Broadway
New York, NY 10019 United States
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New York, NY – FHA-Lender Update

November 18 @ 8:30 am
AMA New York Executive Conference Center, 1601 Broadway
New York, NY 10019 United States
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December 2020

22nd Annual Multifamily Conference

December 7 - December 8
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The Cosmopolitan, Las Vegas | 3708 Las Vegas Blvd South Las Vegas, NV 89109.   We have a limited number of rooms reserved at the rate of $199 per night. Reservations must be made by 11/06/2020 by calling (855) 435-0005, or online . Our group rate code is . Room reservation availability is on a first come first serve basis. Group room rate is valid for December 6, 7, 8, & 9. We do not guarantee the availability of guest…

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Las Vegas Lender Update 2020

December 9 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
The Cosmopolitan (Dec 2020), 3708 Las Vegas Blvd South
Las Vegas, NV 89109 United States
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The Cosmopolitan, Las Vegas | 3708 Las Vegas Blvd South Las Vegas, NV 89109.   We have a limited number of rooms reserved at the rate of $199 per night. Reservations must be made by 11/06/2020 by calling (855) 435-0005, or online . Our group rate code is . Room reservation availability is on a first come first serve basis. Group room rate is valid for December 6, 7, 8, & 9. We do not guarantee the availability of guest…

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