OASBO Foundation

The OASBO Foundation for School Business Management goals:
 

Research Projects

Aid in the advancement of public and private education by sponsoring, conducting, and disseminating the results of research projects and studies to identify and improve systems, techniques, procedures, and methods of increasing economic efficiencies in the management and administration of educational institutions.
 

Advance SBO Education

Advance education in the areas of the administration and management of public and private educational institutions:
 

  • by sponsoring, conducting, and disseminating the results of studies concerning economic efficiencies in the management and administration of educational institutions,
  • by sponsoring and conducting seminars, workshops, and other educational and training programs,
  • by developing and disseminating educational materials, studies and information and developing and maintaining a library of such materials, studies and information for public use,
  • by providing grants to educational institutions to develop and provide courses and curricula, and
  • by providing grants to individuals for pursuing higher education.


In addition to research projects and educational efforts, the Foundation sponsors many school business official annual achievement and service awards, ultimately resulting in valuable scholarships for college-bound high school seniors across the state.
 

  • Outstanding Business Operations Manager of the Year
  • Outstanding Food & Nutrition Director of the Year
  • Outstanding Transportation Director of the Year
  • Outstanding Treasurer/CFO of the Year
  • Herbert D. Brum Scholarship
  • Chuck Gossett Memorial Scholarship
  • Regional Distinguished Service Awards
  • Rich Unger Pinnacle Award


 

Foundation for School Business Management Trustees

 

Central
Nicole Marshall
Treasurer
Westerville City Schools
Serving a 2-year term ending 6/30/2021
 

Northwest
Shelly Reiff
Treasurer
Lima City Schools
Serving a 2-year term ending 6/30/2022
 

Southeast
Jared Bunting
Treasurer/CFO
Trimble Local Schools
Serving a 2-year term ending 6/30/2022
 

Southwest
Randy Bertram
Treasurer/CFO
Middletown City Schools
Serving a 2-year term ending 6/30/2021
 

Northeast
Todd Puster
Treasurer
Orange City Schools
Serving a 2-year term ending 6/30/2021
 

At-Large
Kent Cashell
Managing Director
RBC Capital Markets
Serving a 1-year term ending 6/30/2021
 

At Large
Lisa Stevens
Account Development Coordinator
American Fidelity
Serving a 1-year term ending 6/30/2021
 

At-Large
Brent Isler
Manager, Client Services
CompManagement, Inc.
Serving a 1-year term ending 6/30/2021
 

At-Large
Fred Makonnen
Regional Vice President
AXA Equitable
Serving a 1-year term ending 6/30/2021
 

At-Large
Jennifer Trowbridge
Co-Founder/Portfolio Manager
RedTree Investment Group
Serving a 1-year term ending 6/30/2021
 

OASBO Secretary/Treasurer
Scott Gooding
Executive Director, Budget and Business Services
Columbus City Schools
Ex-Officio
 

OASBO President
Melcie Wells
Treasurer
Warren Local Schools
Ex-Officio
 


OASBO Executive Director

Jim Rowan
Executive Director
OASBO
Ex-Officio

 


OASBO CFO

Debbie Trzeciak
Chief Financial Officer
OASBO
Ex-Officio

 

Regional Trustees are nominated by the respective OASBO Board Regional Directors. At-Large Position are nominated by the OASBO Standing Nominating Committee. All Trustees are elected at the OASBO Annual Conference each year.

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