About NBOA

NBOA is dedicated to developing, delivering and promoting best business practices to advance independent schools. The association has grown from 23 founding member schools in 1998 to more than 1,500 member schools from the U.S., Canada, Mexico and 23 other countries around the globe. The association offers in-person programming, including the NBOA Annual Meeting and Business Officer Institute; online professional development; original research; and an award-winning magazine, Net Assets. Each offering covers timely and relevant topics for independent school business and operations professionals, including finance, accounting, tax, compliance, human resources, risk management, facilities and information technology.

Mission

NBOA develops, delivers, and promotes best business practices to advance independent schools.

Vision

NBOA member schools provide excellence in education supported by world-class business operations.

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Effective Financial Governance for Independent School Trustees

New from NBOA: Effective Financial Governance for Independent School Trustees

A must-read for every board member and for every school administrator who interacts with the board, this new guide provides essential knowledge and guidance on the independent school business model, in terms that the finance committee and other board members can understand and apply.

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