Membership Overview

 

School Business Official Memberships

 

Professional

Those employed full-time in the business affairs of school districts (ex: treasurer/CFO, business manager). It is issued in the name of the SBO and remains with that individual, even if they change districts.
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Annual Dues: (Annual Salary + Board Paid Retirement x .008)

Career Guidance, Training, and Leadership Development Opportunities:

Deeper Discounts on Professional Development Seminars:

Access to the OASBO Mentoring Program:

SBO Quarterly Print and Digital Subscription:

OASBO eNews and OASBO Advocacy eNews Subscriptions:

Access to Exclusive OASBO Online Tools (document library, member & vendor directories, videos, podcasts, job board, discussion board):

Eligible to Serve on Committees:

Access to ASBO International's Global School Business Network:

Eligible for OASBO Services:

Eligible for OASBO's Mentoring Program: 

Right to Vote or Hold Office:

Professional Legal Assistance:  

 


Associate

School district support staff, those licensed in school business but unemployed or not practicing, those seeking to enter the profession, state agency employees, full‐time students, related non‐profit org employees, higher ed. employees in positions related to school business administration.
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Annual Dues: $100

Discounts on Professional Development Seminars:

Job-Specific Training Opportunities:

SBO Quarterly Digital Subscription:

OASBO eNews and OASBO Advocacy eNews Subscriptions:

Online Tools (document library, member & vendor directories, videos, podcasts, job board, discussion board):

Eligible to Serve on Committees:

Eligible for OASBO Services:

Eligible for OASBO's Mentoring Program:


Retired

Those who held active membership at the time of retirement. Retirement = accepted for retirement by SERS, STRS or PERS, and no longer employed full‐ time by an Ohio Board of Education. Retired‐rehired SBOs serving as treasurer/ CFO, business manager or similar function are not eligible for this membership type.
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Annual Dues: $50

Discounts on Professional Development Seminars:

SBO Quarterly Print and Digital Subscription:

OASBO eNews and OASBO Advocacy eNews Subscriptions:

Online Tools (document library, member & vendor directories, videos, podcasts, job board, discussion board):

Eligible to Serve on Committees:  

 


Honorary

Awarded at the Annual Workshop to persons who may be so honored by the OASBO Board of Directors.
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Annual Dues: n/a

Discounts on Professional Development Seminars:

SBO Quarterly Print and Digital Subscription:

OASBO eNews and OASBO Advocacy eNews Subscriptions:

Online Tools (document library, member & vendor directories, videos, podcasts, job board, discussion board):

Eligible to Serve on Committees:  

 


Lifetime

Awarded at the Annual Workshop to past state presidents who have announced their intention to retire from the school business field within the year, or if they will no longer be employed full‐ time in an SBO position.
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Annual Dues: n/a

Discounts on Professional Development Seminars:

SBO Quarterly Print and Digital Subscription:

OASBO eNews and OASBO Advocacy eNews Subscriptions:

Online Tools (document library, member & vendor directories, videos, podcasts, job board, discussion board):

Eligible to Serve on Committees:    


Vendor Memberships



Service Affiliate

This is a vendor membership available to businesses / orgs who provide products and services to school districts. All employees of the business / org are considered members.
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Annual Dues: $550

Discounts on OASBO Events:

1 SBO Quarterly Subscription (4 Print and Digital Issues/Year):

OASBO eNews and OASBO Advocacy eNews Subscriptions:

Exclusive Access to OASBO Online Tools (document library, member & vendor directories, podcasts, videos, discussion board):

Discounted SBO Quarterly Magazine Ad Rates:

Opportunities to contribute articles to OASBO Publications:  
 
Opportunities to speak at OASBO Events:
Access to OASBO Trade Shows:  
 



Partner/Sponsor

This premium opportunity is available to businesses / orgs who provide products and services to school districts, looking for greater visibility and growth in this industry. All employees of the business / org are considered members.
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A not-for-profit professional association, OASBO is headquartered in Columbus, Ohio and has four statewide and twelve regional chapters. School business official (statewide) membership types include professional, associate, retired, honorary & lifetime. Vendors can join as service affiliate members or partners/sponsors
 

 

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Brand New?!

If you are a school business official joining OASBO for the first time, click here to join.

If you are a vendor looking to join OASBO for the very first time, click here to download the interactive PDF, and return it to kay@oasbo-ohio.org when you are ready to join.