The West Clermont Board of Education is proud to announce the hiring of Kelly Sininger as the new Treasurer/CFO. Mrs. Sininger will replace Alana Cropper who is retiring after 25 years of being a school Treasurer/CFO which includes 14 years of service to the West Clermont School District. Mrs. Sininger will oversee the financial operations of the district which includes: developing the annual district budget, developing the district’s Five-Year Forecast, and all state and federal reporting.
“We are impressed with Kelly’s background in governmental accounting and auditing and her ability to articulate detailed data in layman’s terms,” said Tina Sanborn, President of the West Clermont Board of Education. “She has gained a wealth of knowledge of state budgetary and accounting rules while serving Hamilton County and the State of Ohio. We are fortunate and excited to have her join our administrative team.”
“I am very pleased and honored to have been selected as the districts’ next Treasurer/CFO,” noted Mrs. Sininger. “I want to thank the Board of Education and Superintendent Adams for the trust they have placed in me. Serving the West Clermont School District appeals to me due to the very exciting and innovative climate that is apparent here. It is a chance for me to help kids succeed and improve our overall community. I look forward to serving the board of education, students, parents, and community of the West Clermont School District.”
Mrs. Sininger will be joining the West Clermont School District from the Hamilton County Mental Health and Recovery Services Board where she has served in a variety of roles for the last 18 years including as the CFO for the last 8 years. Prior to her work in Hamilton County, Mrs. Sininger served for 10 years in the Ohio Auditor of State’s Office as a Senior Deputy Auditor. She received her bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Business from Muskinghum University and is a licensed school treasurer from the Ohio Department of Education. She resides in Pierce Township with her husband David, and their two sons Tyler, and Trey.
The West Clermont Board of Education would like to thank K-12 Business Consulting and the Ohio Association for School Business Officials for their assistance in the state-wide search for a new treasurer. A candidate profile was developed with input from the Board of Education, District Administrators, District Support Staff, parents, and community members.
“We listened to our staff and community members in seeking an individual with successful governmental finance experience and who is a skilled leader and communicator,” said West Clermont School District Superintendent Natasha Adams. “I feel confident that Kelly will be a great fit here and look forward to working with her very much.”
Mrs. Sininger will begin her new role with the West Clermont School District on November 1st, 2018. If you have any questions or need further information please contact District Communications Coordinator Scott Spicher at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 513-497-5514.