BUDGET AND FINANCE COMMITTEE. Responsible for the association’s budget preparation and implementation. It reviews the budget prepared by staff to make sure it is consistent with the association’s goals, program of work and priorities established for a given fiscal term. The committee makes recommendations to the Board as to financial adjustments or changes needed in response to changes in the association’s environment. The Committee also monitors the investment and reserve fund policies for their consistency with the organization’s goals and fiduciary practices relevant to financial management of not-for-profit corp.s. Membership for this committee is outlined in the Bylaws.