|From The Executive Director|
July 1 was my one-year anniversary with PAISBOA!!! I am so appreciative of the opportunity to work with all of you, and to represent PAISBOA in the larger independent school community. Last year, Hal Davidow, Chair of the Board of Directors of PAISBOA recommended I attend the NBOA Business Officer Institute -- aka Business Officer Bootcamp -- and while I had some reservations, I forged ahead and spent last week with 65 new business officers at La Jolla Country Day School learning how to be an independent school business officer. Thank goodness I had a year under my belt with PAISBOA before I attended because it validated some of the work that I did this year, and it gave me a working vocabulary that was critical to my success at the Business Officers Institute.
Here are some of my takeaways from bootcamp:
|PAISBOA Board Member Named "Unsung Hero" by NBOA|
PAISBOA Board Treasurer Lisa Carbone Warren, Director of Finance and
Operations for the Moorestown Friends School, has been named one of
nine recipients of the 2017 Will J. Hancock Unsung Hero Award,
presented annually by NBOA.
The Unsung Hero Award is presented to business
officers who have made extraordinary contributions to their schools and
exemplify exceptional integrity, knowledge and motivation. Unsung Heroes are
team players and true leaders whose work supports faculty, staff, trustees and