News & Announcements

TO:                         IASBO Members FROM:                  Denny Costerison POSITION OPENING Position:              Chief Financial Officer Corporation:      MSD of Wayne Township The MSD of Wayne Township is seeking an experienced administrator to become our Chief Financial Officer.  Candidates must have demonstrated previous success in accounting and school administration is preferred.  Candidate will display abilities to motivate staff members to

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June IASBO InterCom

TO:                         IASBO Members FROM:                  Denny Costerison   JUNE INTERCOM NOW ON IASBO WEBSITE The June edition of the IASBO InterCom can be found on the IASBO website.  In this edition are the following items: IASBO President Weedie Smith’s last President’s message; information on IASBO’s new professional development meetings location; the new assessed valuation growth quotient;

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DUAB Names Emergency Manager for Muncie

TO: IASBO Members FROM: Denny Costerison DUAB NAMES EMERGENCY MANAGER FOR MUNCIE Pursuant to SEA 567, the Distressed Unit Appeals Board this afternoon named Administrator Assistance as the Emergency Manager for the Muncie Community Schools. There were three other applicants for the position: Muncie Superintendent Steve Baule; the Robert Bobb Group from Washington, D.C.; and

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ESSA Webinar

TO:                         IASBO Members FROM:                  Denny Costerison WEBINAR ON ESSA FINANCIAL TRANSPARENCY REQUIREMENTS Noelle Ellerson Ng, ASBO International’s Legislative Liaison and AASA, The School Superintendents Association’s Associate Executive Director of Policy & Advocacy, is hosting a free webinar on June 28 at 2:00pm EST on ESSA’s financial transparency requirements. The webinar will explain the per-pupil spending

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News & Announcements

TO:                         IASBO Members FROM:                  Denny Costerison ASBO INTERNATIONAL PINNACLE AWARD RECIPIENT Indiana ASBO is proud to announce that Brian Tomamichel, Chief Financial Officer for the Mt. Vernon Community School Corporation, is a recipient of the ASBO International Pinnacle Award.  ASBO makes four awards per year for creative school business practices.  Brian’s project was entitled “Financing

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Indiana School Business Officials Leadership Academy

TO:                         IASBO Members FROM:                  Denny Costerison INDIANA SCHOOL BUSINESS OFFICIALS LEADERSHIP ACADEMY Indiana ASBO is very pleased to announce that the appropriation for the Indiana School Business Officials Leadership Academy is in House Enrolled Act 1001 for the next two years.  The Academy is designed to strengthen the management and leadership skills of practicing school

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S & P Global CreditWatch Resolved

TO:                         IASBO Members FROM:                  Denny Costerison S&P GLOBAL RATINGS CREDITWATCH RESOLVED S&P Global Ratings issued the following statement yesterday afternoon: “S & P Global Ratings resolved its CreditWatch by revising the outlook to stable on its ‘AA+’ ratings on Indiana school corporation debt issuances rated based on the Indiana state aid intercept statute.  We placed

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April Edition of IASBO InterCom

APRIL EDITION OF IASBO INTERCOM The April edition of the Indiana ASBO InterCom can now be found on the IASBO website.  http://www.indiana-asbo.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/APRIL-2017-InterCom-WEB.pdf This edition contains the following items:  IASBO President Weedie Smith’s article on the IASBO Annual Meeting; IASBO Professional Development Calendar; Summary of School Business Management Bills; IASBO Annual Meeting Agenda and Registration Form;

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General Assembly Activities

TO:                         IASBO Members FROM:                  Denny Costerison GENERAL ASSEMBLY ACTIVITIES Sine Die The 2017 session of the Indiana General Assembly has adjourned.  Last night at 11:30 p.m., the House of Representatives adjourned and just before 1:00 a.m. Saturday morning the Senate adjourned.  The Republicans in both houses are calling this an historic and monumental session because

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General Assembly Activities

TO:                         IASBO Members FROM:                  Denny Costerison GENERAL ASSEMBLY ACTIVITIES This morning the conference committee on HB 1009, school financial management, passed the House by a vote of 96-2.  This bill provides a major change for Indiana’s school corporations.  Indiana ASBO will be working in the next months to provide the guidance and training to assist

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