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Financial Advisory Council (FAC)


Purpose
The purpose of the Robbinsdale Area Schools Financial Advisory Council (FAC) is to provide financial advice and support to the school board and senior administration, including evaluation of the district's economic conditions, development of future budget assumptions and review of the overall fiscal condition of the district.

The current community members of the Financial Advisory Council (FAC) are Cheryl A. Felix, Gregg Fishbein, Dr. Kristina Harris, Lennie Kaufman, O. Barry Rogers, Sam Sant and Steven Schmidgall. The meeting is also attended by the school board treasurer, and the district's executive director of business services.

Robbinsdale Area Schools School Board seeking applicants for the Financial Advisory Council (FAC)
The Robbinsdale Area Schools School Board is currently seeking applicants for the Financial Advisory Council (FAC). There are two positions currently open. The term is for three years.
 
The purpose of the FAC is to provide financial advice and support to the School Board and senior administration, including evaluation of the district's economic conditions, development of future budget assumptions and review of the overall fiscal condition of the district. 
 
Financial Advisory Council meetings are attended by the School Board treasurer, the district's Director of Finance, and another staff member appointed by the Superintendent. The FAC generally meets quarterly. The meeting schedule for 2018-19 is still being determined. 
 
Preferred qualifications for applicants include a strong background in finance, economics, and/or accounting, along with experience in school finance and/or business and financial matters. 
 
To apply, please click here to complete our online application. Applications must be received by 4 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 21. A confirmation email will be sent to you once your application has been received. 

If you have any questions, contact Nichol Sutton, Executive Assistant to the Superintendent and School Board, at nichol_sutton@rdale.org or 763-504-8012. 


Meetings
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Thursday, December 14, 2017
Thursday, January 18, 2018-No Quorum
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Tuesday, April 24, 2018
Tuesday, May 22, 2018-No Quorum

Agendas
November 15, 2017
December 14, 2017
March 22, 2018
April 24, 2018



Minutes
November 15, 2017
December 14, 2017
March 22, 2018



Bylaws
Click here to see the bylaws of the Financial Advisory Council
Click here to view the "By The Numbers" FAQ sheet