New Board Member Orientation
Start Date 11/14/2018 08:30 AM
End Date 11/15/2018 04:00 PM
Address The ANNEX Auditorium, Houston Co BOE. 1600 Macon Road. Perry, GA 31069

Day One Agenda

 

Fundamentals of Financial Governance

Local New Board Member Orientation

November 14, 2018

Perry, Georgia

 

 

8:30 AM                      Welcome & Overview

                                     Valarie Wilson, Executive Director, GSBA

                                     Tony Arasi, Director - Board Development, GSBA

                                      Dr, Sam King, Director – Superintendent Searches &

                                                Training & Curriculum Manager

                                      Ted Beck, Chief Financial Officer, GADOE

 

 

 

Georgia DOE Finance Training

 

8:45 – 9:15 AM           Fiscal Responsibilities of Board Members                             Larry Winter

 

9:15 – 9:45 AM           Risk, Internal Controls and Audits                                      Larry Winter

 

9:45 – 10:15 AM         How Schools are Funded in Georgia                                    Ted Beck

 

10:15 – 10:30 AM       Break                                                                                All

 

10:30 – 11:30  AM      Federal Funds and Program Management                              Craig Geers

 

11:30 – 12:00 PM       Budgeting                                                                          Amy Rowell

 

12:00 – 1:00 PM         Lunch                                                                                All

 

1:00 – 2:00 PM           Facilities and Capital Outlay                                                 Mike Rowland

 

2:00 – 2:30 PM           Financial Reporting and Fund Accounting                              Amy Rowell                                                                

2:30 – 3:00 PM           QBE Overview                                                                    Ted Beck

 

New Board Member Orientation: Day 2

AGENDA

Thursday, November 15, 2018

 

 8:30 AM                     Continental Breakfast

 

 9:00 AM                     Welcome & Introductions

                                    Valarie Wilson, GSBA Executive Director

                                    Tony Arasi, GSBA Director of Board Development

                                    Dr. Samuel King, GSBA Director of Superintendent Search Services,                                                            Training & Curriculum Manager

 

9:15-10:45 AM            School Law for Board Members

                                    Phil Hartley, Harben, Hartley & Hawkins, LLC

 

10:45 – 11 AM            Break

 

11 AM-11:45 AM        Key Items of Importance for New School Board

Members: Roles & Responsibilities/Governance Standards

Introduction to Domains  

                                    Zenda Bowie, GSBA Director of Field Services

                                    John Zauner, GA School Supt. Assoc., Executive Director

                                    Julie Rhame, GSBA Director of Member Engagement

Dr. Samuel King

 

11:45-12PM                Board Mentorship

                                    Sis Henry, Former GSBA Executive Director

Trudy Sowar, Former GSBA Risk Management Services Director

 

12 – 12:45 PM             Lunch

 

12:45 – 2:15 PM         Key Items of Importance for New School Board

Members: Domains continued…

           

2:15 – 2:30 PM           Break

 

2:30 – 3:15 PM           Board of Education - Code of Ethics

                                    Tony Arasi and Julie Rhame

 

3:15 – 3:45 PM           Governance Team Tools & Resources

                                    Mark Willis, GSBA Asst. Executive Director

 

3:45 PM                      Wrap Up, Evaluations

 

 

 

 



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