Liberty ESD Receives Finance Award

Liberty ESD Receives Finance Award
Posted on 07/18/2018
This is the image for the news article titled Liberty ESD Receives Finance AwardThe Liberty Elementary School District received a prominent award for financial reporting and accountability from the Association of School Business Officials International (ASBO). The recognition represents a significant achievement and reflects the District’s commitment to transparency and high-quality financial reporting.

The ASBO Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting award recognized Liberty for meeting or exceeding the program's high standards for financial reporting and accountability. The district was recognized for its Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) for the fiscal year ending in 2017. This marks the 23rd year Liberty has earned this prestigious award. ASBO International is a professional organization representing approximately 30,000 school business professionals worldwide that provides programs and services to promote the highest standards of school business management practices, professional growth, and the effective use of education resources.

The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting (CAFR) was awarded to Liberty’s Executive Director of Business Services, Mrs. Kelley Baysinger. The certificate of achievement is the highest form of recognition in the area of governmental accounting and financial reporting. The CAFR is reviewed by a team of professional auditors, who provide feedback to improve future documents. 

Members of the Liberty Elementary School District Business Services Department will be recognized by the Liberty Governing Board on Monday, August 13 at 6:30 p.m. at the Las Brisas Academy Theatre, 18211 West Las Brisas Drive, Goodyear, Arizona.