SBO Boot Camp 2020
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2/12/2020 to 2/13/2020
When: February 12 - 13, 2020
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Where: Livestream via Zoom or ASBO New York Office
United States
Contact: Rebecca Sheehan
518-434-2281 x104

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The SBO Boot Camp was developed for new School Business Officials by ASBO New York in cooperation with the State Education Department and Questar III State Aid Planning. Attendees will gain knowledge in a variety of areas that will benefit them in their careers as school business officials as well as the opportunity to become acquainted with experts from State Education Department and State Aid Planning. 

Register for one day only, or for both days to receive a multi-day discount.


Day 1: Wednesday, February 12, 2020


February 12
8:00- 9:20 AM

Long Range Financial Planning
Brady Regan, Senior Analytic Advisor, Forecast 5 Analytics

9:30- 10:20 AM

Property Tax Cap & Reporting of Fund Balance and Reserves
Thomas Zuber, Partner, Raymond F. Wager, CPA, P.C. a Division of Mengel Metzger Barr & Co. LLP

10:30 - 11:50 AM

Budget Development
Sherri Fisher, Assistant Superintendent for Management Services & Strategic Planning , South Colonie CSD

11:50 -12:30 PM


12:30 - 1:20 PM

HR Basics
Rachel Rissetto, Human Resource Manager, Hudson CSD

1:30 - 2:20 PM

SBO Planning Calendar Review
Rose Fiddemon, State Aid Specialist, Questar III BOCES

2:30 - 3:20 PM

State Aid
Mike Los, Senior State Aid Specialist, Questar III BOCES

3:30 - 4:30 PM

Claim Forms (Getting Ready for the ST3 and Enrollment Reporting)
Rose Fiddemon, State Aid Specialist, Questar III BOCES



Day 2: Thursday, February 13, 2020


February 13
8:00 - 9:20 AM

State Education Department Services Overview & BOCES CoSers
Christina Coughlin, Educational Managment Services Coordinator, NYSED

9:30 - 10:20 AM

Child Nutrition
Kimberly B. Vumbaco, NYSED Senior Manager, Child Nutrition Programs

10:30 - 11:50 AM

Pupil Transportation Business & Operations
Paul Overbaugh, Director of Pupil Transportation, NYSED

12:00 -12:30 PM


12:30 - 1:20 PM

Facilities Planning
Bruce Jesiolowski, Project Manager Supervisor, NYSED

1:30 - 2:20 PM

STAC Basics
Steven Wright, Director - STAC/Medicaide, NYSED

2:30 - 3:20 PM

School Level Reporting
Brian Cechnicki, Director of Education Fincance, NYSED

3:30 - 4:30 PM

Purchasing Basics for the New SBO
Steven B. Zautner, Business Manager, Purchaing Agent,
North Colonie Central Schools



Full Workshop Cost (both days):
$250 Member | $315 Non-Member

One Day Only Cost (choose your day):
$150 Member | $200 Non-Member

Anticipated credit

CPE: 7 | CTLE: 12

(subject to change) 


Sponsored by NYLAF



Cancellation Policy
Cancellations must be received in writing (or by email at three full days prior to the start of the program (unless otherwise stated per event) and are subject to a cancellation fee. There are no refunds for cancellations received less than three business days prior to the start of the program.

Administrative Fee Assessments: If you request to change your registration location for multi-location events, there may be an additional administrative fee of $50 imposed for the registration transfer.