Michael Gellman

Michael Gellman

A. Michael Gellman is an independent Fiscal and Financial Strategist for nonprofit organizations and a founding principal partner for Fiscal Strategies 4 Nonprofits, LLC where his primary focus is helping legacy organizations and new organizations build and achieve a sustainable and financially healthy future while enhancing mission delivery and capacity.  Mr. Gellman was a previously a Partner for Rubino & Company, Chartered for over 20 years.

Michael is a past-president of the Greater Washington Society of CPAs (GWSCPA) and a former chair of Not-For-Profit Organizations Symposium and Not-For-Profit Committee. He also serves on numerous nonprofit boards including B’nai B’rith International as the current International Treasurer.

He regularly teaches adjunct classes in nonprofit management for Georgetown University and conducts numerous seminars on budgeting, fiscal and financial sustainability, effective financial messaging and strategic planning for exempt organizations for national and local nonprofit organizations including American Society of Association Executives (ASAE), federal and state agencies and U.S. Chamber of Commerce Institute for Organizational Management. He is the author of numerous articles, including articles entitled Creating Financial Expectations is Healthy, Balancing Mission Resources and Sustainability, Three-Dimensional Financial Messaging, Creating a Culture of Projections and Attributes to Consider and Balance When Making Financial Decisions.

Finance Track Session #1
Budgeting: Impact, Governance and the Future
Paul Preziotti, Johnson Lambert LLP and Mike Gellman, FS4N >>


Nonprofit financial innovation during challenging times! We will explore budget, fiscal and sustainability issues and strategies affecting nonprofit organizations in periods of disruption and uncertainty including impact on short-term strategic repositioning, budget innovations, governance engagement with finances, assessment of KPIs and more. We will discuss these issues and how you can facilitate engagement, implementation, and […]

Finance Track