Program Management

Maximize the impact of public assistance.

HORNE Federal builds its programs with successful outcomes in mind and then develops the plans, systems, and workflow processes to match the program’s unique requirements. 

We collaborate to establish procedures using best practices from similar programs. We set schedules, financial budgets, key performance metrics, documented workflows, and program controls to meet your objectives.  

We aim to guide you through regulatory compliance issues and provide transparent progress reporting until a successful closeout is complete. 

Top 50 Program Management Firms in the U.S.

Engineering News-Record named HORNE number 11 on its 2023 list of the Top 50 Program Management Firms in the U.S. The industry publication reports on the top design firms, construction companies, and projects in the U.S. and worldwide. 


HORNE Federal works with clients to develop a plan quickly to make progress. This planning takes high-level focus — outlining items like end goals, rough schedules and significant milestones, general budgets, risks, and areas of concern, and identifying additional stakeholders, policies, procedures, and guidebooks.


Programs have a defined beginning and end, making the schedule one of the most essential items for success. 

We work closely with clients to understand their needs, goals and relevant issues and regulations. HORNE Federal’s management team addresses all stakeholders’ concerns when developing schedules. 


HORNE Federal has a long and successful history of performing programmatic risk assessments. Our team assesses foreseeable program risks, assigns industry performance benchmarks, and determines the frequency and breadth of internal program monitoring. We update the risk assessment on a client-scheduled basis and provide program performance comparisons to the industry benchmarks assigned.


Clients see the benefit in our focus on compliance, budget adherence, transparency, and structured systems designed to prevent error and minimize risk. Our approach is unique in our field due to the process and detail-driven skill set our team brings. We develop systems with oversight from certified fraud examiners, certified government financial managers, and certified internal auditors.


HORNE Federal takes a disciplined approach to risk management. We analyze gaps and potential exposure areas within your control environment to assess the potential for fraud. We customize internal financial controls to meet the needs and mission of your agency and monitor those structures to give you continued peace of mind about the health of your financial operations. 

If your agency faces an audit, we help you understand the process and prepare. We support your success and reduce risk by offering guidance and collaboration with management at each step of the audit process. HORNE Federal assists in your financial processes so you can secure your financial integrity and stay focused on your mission. 

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