Business & Financial Management

Business & Financial Management assists local districts with budgeting; assures compliance with state rules and regulations in all state reporting; provides legislative and general fiscal information; disseminates and consults in all matters having to do with reports from the state to school districts in local levy and state funding calculations.

Information Technology (IT) District Business Management Construction Services Group
Curtis Ellis
360.750.7502
Southwest Washington Regional Service Center (SWRSC)
Curtis Ellis
360.750.7502

Provides Washington School Information Processing Co-op fiscal and student records software programming to 35 participating districts and the ESD. Ongoing training, phone assistance, group presentations and on-site visitations for co-op districts.
SWRSC Team Contacts

Student WESPaC Alerts

K-20 Network
Jeff Andrews
360.952-3331
Troubleshooting and problem-solving is free to districts through a K-20 support agreement between OSPI and the ESDs.
Videoconferencing Support
Jeff Andrews
360.952.3331
Kathy Koren
360.952.3344
Network Consulting Services
Jeff Andrews
360.952.3331
Ongoing technical assistance with network planning and implementation.
Network Support Services
Curtis Ellis
360.952.3332
Different from Network Consulting Services in that it offers technical support for managing local and district area networks, computers, and other equipment at the district site.
Kent Simpson
360.952.3496
ESD 112 serves as district business manager reporting to district superintendent and board on all financial matters. Prepares all state reports.
State Enrollment Reporting
Christy Price
360.952.3489
Assists with state-required student enrollment data and basic education, handicapped and non-resident student enrollment reports, ethnic reports, non-high enrollment, and private school enrollment reports.
State Financial Reporting
Kent Simpson
360.952.3496
Helps local districts complete required budget, financial and personnel reports. Assures compliance with state reporting requirements in financial and personnel information processing.
Cooperative Purchasing
Construction Services Group
Kirk Pawlowski
360.952.3472
Experienced, professional personnel assist districts with all aspects of construction management, including finance management, cost control, scheduling, constructability reviews, building commissioning, acquisition and quality control.
Project Management
Construction Management
Constructability Reviews
Building Commissioning
Retro-Commissioning
Public Information and Election Assistance

This department generally serves as a liaison between the State Superintendent of Public Instruction's Office and local school districts.

Contact Us

360.750.7511
Gavin Hottman
Chief Financial Officer
Christy Price
Administrative Assistant