The Treasurer has the responsibility as the chief fiscal officer of the school district. This responsibility encompasses the receipt, accounting for and disbursement of all the funds of the school district as required by applicable laws and in accordance with board regulations and policies.
The Treasurer also serves as secretary to the board of education and as such records and has custody of board meeting minutes, files and certifies certain documents. The statutory duties of the Treasurer are set forth in Ohio Revised Code Sections 3313.22 through 3313.32.
In addition, the position of the Treasurer is a key position. Section 3301.074 of the Ohio Revised Code requires the Ohio State Board of Education to prescribe minimum educational and experience qualifications for licensing of school district treasurers.
AUDITOR OF STATE AWARD
Dave Yost, the Auditor of the State of Ohio, has presented the Treasurer's Office of the Sebring Local School District the Auditor of State Award. He stated that clean and accurate record-keeping are the foundation for good government, and the taxpayers can take pride in your commitment to accountability. The Auditor of State Award is given to those entities that file timely financial reports in accordance with GAAP, as well as receive a "clean" audit report. The "clean" audit report means that the financial audit did not contain findings for recovery, material citations, material weaknesses, significant deficiencies, Single Audit findings or any questioned costs.