• Budget development and monitoring
  • Capital financing
  • Chart of accounts development and cleanup
  • Charter school application reviews
  • Financial analysis and reporting
  • Financial and organizational reviews and recommendations
  • Financial benchmarking
  • Financial management and reporting
  • Financial policies and procedures
  • GL cleanup
  • Governing board reporting
  • Long-term forecasting
  • Public school finance and charter school expert
  • Risk analysis
  • Scenario planning
  • State and federal grants
  • Streamlining tools and processes

Ann K.

Strategy & Finance


University of Colorado Denver, Denver, Colorado - MBA
Dean’s Super Merit Scholarship

Augustana College, Rock Island, Illinois - BA
Magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa


Ann has worked in finance within the public school finance and publishing industries for the past decade. Her specialty has been to continually improve systems, processes, tools, and reporting to directly support the strategic operations and goals of organizations. She has done so in leadership positions in the areas of financial management, reporting, long-term forecasting, scenario planning, risk analysis, policies and procedures, board training, financial benchmarking. Other skills include organizational and financial reviews and recommendations, budgeting, state and federal grants, and chart of accounts development and cleanup. Most recently her experience has included serving as the Chief Financial Officer for $135 million organization and contract work such as producing a long-term forecast and risk analysis for a $28 million bond issuance.