School Closed
West Geauga Local Schools will be closed Wednesday, December 2, 2020, due to widespread power outages and unsafe road conditions. Be safe.

Treasurer/Finance

Treasurer’s Overview

Embedded Image for: Treasurer Letter (2020611131716374_image.jpg)

Treasurer/CFO – Karen A. Pavlat, CPA, CFE

The Treasurer is the Chief Financial Officer of the school district and reports directly to the Board of Education. The Treasurer’s Office is responsible for the financial management of the District including all accounting, budgeting, and financial reporting functions.  

A Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) is prepared for the Board of Education and the taxpayers.  The District’s financial statements are audited annually by the Ohio Auditor of State and can be found below or on it’s website.  In addition to the CAFR, the Treasurer is responsible for preparing the Annual Tax Budget and the Five-Year Forecast.  

The Treasurer also serves as the Secretary to the Board of Education. In this role, the Treasurer records and maintains custody of the official minutes of the Board of Education meetings, contracts and certain documents. The statutory duties of the Treasurer are set forth in the Ohio Revised Code Sections 3313.22 through 3313.32, as summarized in Board Policy 1320, which includes serving as the Public Records Officer.   

 

CONTACT: 

KAREN PAVLAT - Treasurer/CFO
Phone: (440) 729-6815
Fax: (440) 729-5939
 

 

TINA CENTANNE - Payroll/Benefits
Phone: (440) 729-5934
Fax: (440) 729-5939
 
 
SUE RISCHAR - Accounts Payable/Inventory
Phone: (440) 729-5933
Fax: (440) 729-5939  
 

 

ELLEN COCHRAN - Fiscal Specialist
Phone: (440) 729-5932
Fax: (440) 729-5939 
 

Annual Financials

Levy Passage History

© 2020. West Geauga Local Schools. All Rights Reserved.