25th Annual California
Charter Schools Conference

25th Annual California
Charter Schools Conference

Fiscal-oscopy: Take a hard look at your financial health!

Tuesday, March 27 10:45 am–11:45 am
San Diego Convention Center - 25AB


Do you have any unexpected surprises lurking in the inner bowels of your financials? Learn how to search for them, identify them, and draw them out… and then how to regularly monitor with good fiscal dashboards and graphs. Financial experts and school leaders will share specific tools they use and advice on how best to keep an eye on the most important financial metrics for any school, large or small, new or veteran.

Topic: Funding
Additional Audience(s): Administrators, Veteran Charter School Leaders, Business Managers
Level: Intermediate, Advanced

Presented by

Damone Jordan Damone Jordan, Alpha Public Schools

Director of Finance at Alpha Public Schools; Broad Resident, 2015 - 2017; Masters in Economics, Duke University, Bachelors in Accounting, Rutgers

Dena Koren Dena Koren, EdTec, Inc.

Dena brings a blend of education and private sector experience to her work at EdTec. Early in her career, Dena led teacher recruitment at BELL (Building Educated Leaders for Life), a national nonprofit afterschool and summer program for low-income students. Prior to EdTec, Dena worked as a strategy consultant with The Boston Consulting Group. In her current role, Dena works with a wide variety of charter schools, advising them on developing and managing their schools’ financials effectively and to achieve sustainability. Dena holds an MBA from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business and an AB from Princeton University.

Peter Laub Peter Laub, EdTec, Inc.

Jessika Welcome Jessika Welcome, San Carlos Charter Learning Center

Jessika Welcome has been the Director of Business Services at the San Carlos Charter Learning Center since 2014.

The 25th annual conference will be held March 26–28, 2018 in San Diego, CA at the San Diego Convention Center.