BOARD GOALS, COMMITTEE RESPONSIBILITIES & MEMBERS
The Board recognizes it is critical to be good stewards of public funds by ensuring transparency, accountability and efficiency in the District’s financial policy and practice.
2013-2014 Board Finance Goals
- Oversee priority based budgeting process and implementation of this process based on the fiscal picture for the District.
- Determine any community and staff outreach on the budget process.
- Understand the district’s ability to bond as it relates to PERS and future facilities bonds and make recommendations to the school board.
- Determine any community communication regarding the district’s management of the bond, future bonding authority or recommendations.
a. Committee consists of members of the board, district administration, budget committee, community leaders, parents, business staff etc.
b. Committee meets publicly and frequently through beginning of budget process.
c. Business Office to provide education about current fiscal issues and challenges, bringing expert presenters as requested or needed.
d. Goal of committee is to produce specific ideas and recommendations related to developing a long term sustainable financial plan, improving financial practices and ensuring transparency in district reporting.
e. Committee has access to all financial documents and information.
f. All District Program expenditures may be reviewed.
g. Committee recommendations must support district mission statement of
Working together for All Students to Achieve High Levels of Learning
Dave Morris – Chair
Sam Collins – Vice Chair
Tami Montague ‐ Staff
Debbie MacLean ‐Staff