Potential Candidates Will Have the Opportunity to Serve in One of Four Open Volunteer Positions on the Board’s Advisory Finance Committee
UPDATED: OCTOBER 24, 2018
ELK GROVE, Calif. – October 22, 2018 – The Elk Grove Unified School District (EGUSD) Board of Education would like to invite interested applicants to serve in one of the four open volunteer positions on the Board’s advisory Finance Committee.
The function of the Finance Committee is to serve in an advisory capacity to the EGUSD Board of Trustees on matters pertaining to District finances. The Committee provides community input that is shared with the Board of Education. It is comprised of community members appointed by each Board member and the Superintendent, and three community members appointed by the entire Board of Education. Finance Committee members serve two-year terms.
The Committee is assisted by non-voting district staff members including the Chief Financial Officer of Finance and School Support, Director of Fiscal Services and other staff as needed. Student representatives from the District’s high schools provide feedback on financial impact at their school sites. The functions of the Finance Committee are to review the annual budget and interim financial reports; provide opinions on current fiscal strategies; identify potential fiscal problems and refer them to the Board of Education; provide an annual written report of the committee’s activities to the Board; provide any oral presentations to the Board of Education at the Board’s request or at the committee’s initiative; and serve as an ad hoc resource or provide specific research or study as requested by the Board.
Applicants must live within the District’s 320 square mile boundary and be 18-years-old or over.
To apply, please fill out the EGUSD Finance Committee Application by clicking here. Applications are due to Ludi Avalos, Executive Assistant, no later than 5 p.m. on November 9, 2018. They can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed or delivered to:
Ms. Ludi Avalos
Elk Grove Unified School District
9510 Elk Grove-Florin Road, #200
Elk Grove, CA 95624
About the Elk Grove Unified School District
The Elk Grove Unified School District (EGUSD) is the fifth-largest school district in California located in southern Sacramento County. EGUSD covers 320 square miles and includes 67 schools: 42 elementary schools, nine middle schools, nine high schools, five alternative education schools, an adult school, one charter school and a virtual academy. Offering a multitude of educational programs, including over 70 career-themed academies and pathways within 15 industry sectors, we prepare our students for college and career by supporting them with the means to be creative problem solvers; self-aware, self-reliant, and self-disciplined; technically literate; effective communicators and collaborators; and engaged in the community as individuals with integrity. We integrate rigorous academics with career-based learning and real world workplace experiences and ensure that Every Student is Learning, in Every Classroom, in Every Subject, Every Day.
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