School Business Affairs February 2019

EARN THE SFO? WHY DO SCHOOL BUSINESS OFFICIALS DECIDE TO SF ? “This designation proves to your community that you have the skill set to be successful and it proves to your superintendent that you have the skills necessary to maximize limited resources to make sure your students achieve their goals.” LaShahn Gaines, CPA, SFO, Chief Financial Officer, Spotsylvania County Public Schools, Fredericksburg, VA “All business administrators should attain their SFO accreditation. It’s very empowering , and if you’re a new business administrator, it provides insights into the job as you’re learning. Also, the community better understands what a school business administrator does simply through the title of Certified Administrator of School Finance and Operations.” Lourdes LaGuardia, RSBO, SFO, School Business Administrator, Stafford Township School District, Manahawkin, NJ “Earning the SFO allowed me to be more effective in my job of leading and mentoring my colleagues.” Amy Lujan, SFO, Emeritus Member, Juneau, AK “The SFO lends credibility to my stakeholders and my district —they know I’ve got a qualification that’s valued nationwide.” Mark Wilsey, SFO, Operations Service Officer, Harrison School District Two, Colorado Springs, CO THE SFO communicates to supervisors and communities your verified experience and maintenance of best practices in school business, creating a competitive distinction in the job marketplace. POST THI S TIMELINE near your desk for motivation to complete your goals and become a Certified Administrator of School Finance and Operations SM (SFO SM ) in 2019! PLAN A HE AD! • Learn how you can save $150 on the application fee (see Goal #2). • Take the exam on site at the 2019 Annual Conference & Expo in October. Learn how to sav v e $1 1 50 on your a a pplication! TAKE THE SFO CHALLENGE #SFO CH ALLE NG EA CCEP TED 2 019 Action Plan Inside ! I OFFICIALS DECIDE TO EARN “This designation proves to your community that you have the skill set to be successful and it proves to your superintendent that you have the skills necessary to maximize limited resources to make sure your students achieve their goals.” LaShahn Gaines, CPA, SFO, Chief Financial Officer, Spotsylvania County Public Schools, Fredericksburg, VA “All business ad inistrators should attain their SFO accreditation. It’s very e powering , and if you’re a new business ad inistrator, it provides insights into the job as you’re learning. Also, the community better understands what a school business administrator does si ply through the title of Certified Administrator of School Finance and Operations.” Lourdes LaGuardia, RSBO, SFO, School Business Administrator, Stafford Township School District, Manahawkin, NJ “Earning the SFO allowed e to be ore effective in y job of leading and entoring y colleagues.” Amy Lujan, SFO, Emeritus Member, Juneau, AK “The SFO lends credibility to y stakeholders and y district —they know I’ve got a qualification that’s valued nationwide.” Mark Wilsey, SFO, Operations Service Officer, Harrison School District Two, Colorado Springs, CO F communicates to supervisors and co unities your verified experience and aintenance of best practices in school business, creating a competitive distinction in the job arketplace. POST THIS TIMELINE near your desk for otivation to complete your goals and become a Certified Administrator of School Finance and perations SM (SF SM ) in 2019! PLAN AHEAD! • Learn ho you can save $150 on the application fee (see Goal #2). • Take the exam on site at the 2019 Annual Conference & Expo in October. Learn how to save $150 on your application! 2019 ctio l Insi ! WHY DO SCHOOL BUSINESS I I I SF ? “This designation proves to your co unity that you have the skill set to be successful and it proves to your superintendent that yo have the skills necessary to maximize limited resources to make sure your students achieve their goals.” LaShahn Gaines, CPA, SFO, Chief Financial Officer, Spotsylvania County Public Schools, Fredericksburg, VA “All business administrators should attain their SFO accreditation. It’s very empowering , and if you’re a new business administrator, it provides insights into the job as you’re learning. Also, the community better understands what a school business ad inistrator does simply through the title of Certified Ad inistrator of School Finance and Operations.” Lourdes LaGuardia, RSBO, SFO, School Business Administrator, Stafford Township School District, Manahawkin, NJ “Earning the SFO allowed me to be more effective in my job of leading and mentoring my colleagues.” Amy Lujan, SFO, Emeritus Member, Juneau, AK “The SFO lends credibility to my stakeholders and my district —they know I’ve got a qualification that’s valued nationwide.” Mark Wilsey, SFO, Operations Service Officer, Harrison School District Two, Colorado Springs, CO THE SF communicates to supervisors and communities your verified experience and maintenance of best practices in school business, creating a co petitive distinction in the job marketplace. POST THIS TIMELINE near your desk for motivation to complete your goals and beco e a Certified Administrator of School Finance and Operations SM (SFO SM ) in 2019! PLAN AHEAD! • Learn how you can save $150 on the application fee (see Goal #2). • Take the exa on site at the 2019 Annual Conference & Expo in ctober. Learn how to save $150 on your application! ENGE #SF ALLENGEACCEPTED 2019 cti l I si !

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