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IASBO Annual School Finance Seminar

Monday, November 12, 2018  

The annual IASBO School Finance Seminar will be held on Tuesday, December 11 at Primo South Banquet and Conference Center in Indianapolis.  The seminar has been developed to present timely information on financial and school business management issues.  Please share this information with others in your school corporation who would benefit from this excellent professional development activity.  Go to the IASBO website to register for this seminar.  The agenda for December 11 is as follows:

8:30 a.m.             Registration 

9:00 a.m.             Welcome & Introductions 
Denny Costerison, Executive Director, IASBO

9:10 a.m.             Update on State Revenues & Expenditures 
Dr. Larry DeBoer, Professor of Agricultural Economics, Purdue University 

10:30 a.m.           Break

10:45 a.m.           Recommendations from the School Fiscal Indicators Committee 
David Holt, Chief Financial Officer, MSD of Warren Township 
Courtney Schaafsma, Executive Director, Distressed Unit Appeals Board

11:30 a.m.           Internal Revenue Service Audits: What to Expect 
Michelle Cronk, Director of Business, Kokomo School Corporation 
Fred McWhorter, Chief Operating Officer, Franklin Township Community School Corporation 

12:00 p.m.           Lunch 

1:00 p.m.             Legislative Priorities for the 2019 General Assembly 
Representative Todd Huston, Interim Chair of the House Ways & Means Committee, Indiana District 37 

2:00 p.m.             Indiana Department of Education Status on ESSA Reporting 
Melissa Ambre, Director, Office of School Finance, Indiana Department of Education 
Amy Pattison, Assistant Director, Office of School Finance, Indiana Department of Education 

2:45 p.m.             “Best Practices” for the Implementation of HEA 1009 – A Panel Discussion /Presentation 
Bob Schultz, Asst. Superintendent of Business Affairs, Marion Community Schools 
Barry Gardner, Chief Financial Officer, Brownsburg Community School Corporation 
Mike Reuter, Chief Financial Officer, Hamilton Southeastern Schools 
Jud Wolfe, Assistant Superintendent, Plainfield Community School Corporation 
Brad Yates, Assistant Superintendent, MSD of Bluffton-Harrison

4:00 p.m. Adjourn