Finance Advisory Committee

Upper Arlington Schools has a long history of utilizing the expertise in our community, including in the area of finances. As a result of the Listen Learn Lead community engagement process, Upper Arlington Schools is re-establishing a community financial committee to provide feedback on the financial operations of the school district. 


Purpose

To serve our community by providing input to the Treasurer of Upper Arlington City Schools.


Membership

The Treasurer Finance Advisory Committee members are selected by the Treasurer of the school district.

 

Members of the committee are to be citizens of the Upper Arlington City School District and/or employees of the school district. They must also meet the following criteria:


  • Possess a financial aptitude

  • Be a person of goodwill

  • Be open minded and willing to engage in meaningful dialogue for the common purpose of helping Upper Arlington Schools be the best it can be


Functions

  • Learn and understand the financial issues that impact Upper Arlington Schools

  • Review and provide feedback on financial forecasts and associated assumptions

  • Review and provide feedback on other financial reports as requested

  • Provide general feedback to the Treasurer as requested on financial, non-financial and community issues

  • Assist in translating the meaning of the District’s financial reports to the general public

  • Any other duties that may become necessary which are consistent with the general direction outlined through the duties noted above  

Committee Status

The Treasurer Finance Advisory Committee members are selected and serve at the sole discretion of the Treasurer. They serve on a volunteer/unpaid basis.


Meeting Schedule

The committee will meet minimally quarterly.  Additional meetings will be called as appropriate to review pertinent information and provide support as needed.

Application for Membership

Interested citizens and/or employees of the Upper Arlington school district may submit an application for membership and a resume by mail or email to:


Andrew Geistfeld, Treasurer/CFO

Upper Arlington City School District

1619 Zollinger Road

Upper Arlington, OH 43221

[email protected]


The deadline for applications is February 13, 2023.


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