John Merrow of Learning Matters has an interview here with Robert Bobb, Detroit Public School’s “Emergency Financial Manager,” who was brought in to help right a school district with a $259 million deficit that’s hemorrhaging students. His successes so far have been impressive. He’s rooted out corruption, fraud, and waste to an impressive degree-balancing the books, at least for this year…Read it here.
Eric Osberg is the Director of Finance and Operations at the in Bethesda, Maryland, a Catholic, independent college preparatory school for girls, serving students from Pre-K–12.
From 2002 to 2010, Osberg served as the Vice President and Treasurer of the Thomas B. Fordham Institute and was also a Research Fellow at the Hoover Institution. He was primarily responsible for financial and managerial issues at…View Full Bio