• 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


    Please 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 Re-certification Guide.


    For more information about SFO® resources in Missouri, contact Kurt Kaup, SFO at kkaup@ofr5.com



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

    Kindra Atkinson                    Patricia Hubbard 

    Patricia Bedborough            Kendra Hutsell

    Charles Brazeale                  Kurt Kaup

    Cynthia Byous                       Michelle Kinder

    Susan Dawson                     Geoff Macy

    Carol Embree                       Stephanie Norris

    Pam Frazier                          Paul Northington

    Matthew Fritz                        Ron Orr

    Kelly Genge                           Tyson Otto

    Mary Jo Gruber                     Mary Pittala

    Judith Hedrick                       Cindy Reilmann

    Jason Hoffman                      Steven Shelton