Mission Statement: To promote education, training and professional development in all aspects of military comptrollership.
ASMC History: ASMC was established as the Society of Military Accountants and Statisticians in 1948 in San Antonio, TX, and was open only to active duty officers. Since then, ASMC has expanded to include all DoD and Coast Guard Financial Management personnel. In 1991 the national headquarters was opened in Alexandria, VA, where it currently serves a growing professional society of 18,000 members.
Alamo City Chapter was established in 1979 with the IRS. San Antonio is home to Joint Base Fort Sam Houston, Lackland Air Force Base and Randolph Air Force Base. All members commit to the mission on a non pay basis with the common interest to continue to develop as Highly Professional Financial Managers widespread across the Department of Defense. Military comptrollership is defined as the professions of financial management in the Department of Defense and Coast Guard. It includes the fields of: Accounting and Finance, Administrative Support, Auditing, Budgeting, Comptrollership, Cost Analysis, Financial Management, Management Analysis, Program Analysis, Resource Management, Statistics, and many supporting activities.
National web-site: http://www.asmconline.org
Chapter web-site: http://www.alamocitycomptrollers.org