R. Brian Tipton, Esq., is a practicing attorney, consultant, and trainer, who works with grant-funded organizations across the United States. Brian is a summa cum laude graduate of the Louisiana State University and the Cumberland School of Law of Samford University. Currently, Brian is Managing Director with The Graham Private Client Law Group in Atlanta, where he heads the firm’s grant-funded, charitable and philanthropic solutions practice. Brian regularly represents educational institutions, Community Action Agencies, Head Start programs, Weatherization providers, and other grant-funded entities in the areas of regulatory compliance, grants law, government audits, funding source disputes, administrative appeals, and litigation. In addition, he consults with organizations on governance, human resources, programmatic, and corporate matters, and develops and presents training programs. Brian is a frequent speaker at local, state, regional, and national conferences.
Join our panel of grants management experts for a discussion of the latest developments and current hot topics in grants management. This session will be audience-driven and will discuss topics suggested by the Forum’s attendees. The Hot Topics Panel will also be an opportunity for audience members to ask questions about the issues that most concern them. […]
The Uniform Grants Guidance (also known as the Super Circular or the UGG) will soon turn five years old. However, the UGG and grants management requirements have continued to evolve over that time. This special, double-length session will discuss the Super Circular’s key requirements, the changes that have taken place since the Super Circular was […]