School Finance Newsletter

School Finance Newsletter



Contact for community school finance issues is changing

Cris Gulacy Worrel has accepted another position and is no longer the point of contact for questions on the School Options Enrollment System or community school payments. Until a permanent replacement is named, please direct all questions to Deneice Cooper.


Office of Quality School Choice and Funding

Area coordinators serve as first point of contact for most questions. If you need further assistance, you may contact the appropriate person below.  

Executive Director
Eric Bode

Finance Program Services
Scott Bennington
Sonja Hunter

Policy and Payment Services
Daria Shams

Grants Management
Brian Jones

Pupil Transportation

Office of Community Schools
Joni Hoffman

Nonpublic Educational Options
Sue Cosmo

Race to the Top
Erik Bower