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Business Operations

Striving to ensure the district's financial and operations functions meet the needs of our students.

Call, visit or email the Business Office for information about these topics:

  • Bidding & Contracts
  • Budgets & Accounting
  • Capital Outlay Projects
  • Donations & Fund Raising
  • Facility Use & Rental
  • Insurance & Risk Management
  • Payroll
  • Purchasing & Accounts Payable


The District's goal is to effectively and efficiently support our schools with their procurement needs and secure goods and services from responsible suppliers at a price representing the best value and quality available.

Bid No. 294

Pam Stranathan

Assistant Superintendent of Business Operations

Phone: 620-341-2216
Fax: 620-341-2206

Mary Herbert Education Center
1700 W 7th Ave.
PO Box 1008
Emporia, KS 66801


Cate Cape

Cate Cape

Director of Business
Michelle Charboneau

Michelle Charboneau

Director of Transportation
Cory Nicolet

Cory Nicolet

Director of Maintenance & Grounds
David Carlson

David Carlson

Director of Food Service
Paul Beadles

Paul Beadles

Director of IT Operations