• ASBO International offers a Certified Administrator of School Finance and Operations® (SFO) designation.

    sfo logo MoASBO offers an SFO® study group periodically. This one-day prep session for the SFO® is facilitated by MoASBO members who have earned their SFO®.  They will review topics covered by the exam and provide examples of exam questions.


    It takes a wide array of technical skills to successfully navigate the day-to-day fiscal and operational duties of running a school district.


    The SFO certification is an opportunity to:

    • Measure your knowledge and skills against a professional standard
    • Be recognized for your professional accomplishments
    • Increase your visibility and marketability
    • Continue your professional development
    • Stand out from your peers by demonstrating initiative, professionalism, and dedication to school business management
    • Instill stakeholders' confidence in your school system


    2022-23 SFOPlease visit the ASBO International website for information on the Certified Administrator of School Finance and Operations designation.


    Current SFOs, visit the ASBO International website to view the Recertification Guide.


    For more information about SFO® resources in Missouri, contact Steve Shelton, SFO at steve.shelton@lsr7.net 



    Certified Administrator of School Finance
    and Operations (SFO) in Missouri:

    Kindra Atkinson Dr. Geoffrey Macy
    Patty Bedborough Jennifer Milligan
    Dr. Charles Brazeale Paul Northington
    Cynthia Byous Ron Orr
    Collyn Carey Stephanie Piatt
    Susan Dawson Mary Pittala
    Carol Embree Dr. Phil Pusateri
    Pam Frazier Linda Quinley
    Matt Fritz Cindy Reilmann
    Kelly Genge Dr. Steve Shelton
    MaryJo Gruber Dan Steinbruegge
    Patricia Hubbard Katie Thone
    Dr. Brian Huff Brian Whittle
    Kurt Kaup