Division of Finance & Business Services

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    Mission Statement

    "The Mission of the Division of Finance & Business Services is to provide competent leadership and senior expertise in administering and coordinating the business support functions in a manner that facilitates student achievement and the continual cultivation of a high-performing workforce within available resources."
    Kevin W. Smith, CPA, Associate Superintendent, Finance & Business Services earned his Bachelor of Arts Degree (with a Major in Accounting) from The University of South Florida and completed post-graduate work there to meet the fifth year educational requirement to sit for the Uniform Certified Public Accountant (CPA) examination. He is a licensed CPA in the State of Florida, a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and a member of the Florida School Finance Officers' Association.

    Mr. Smith worked over 14 years in private industry in accounting and management positions and joined Pinellas County Schools in 1997. His first assignment was Supervisor of School Lunch and General Accounting. In 2003 he was appointed to the position of Director of Accounting, and in December of 2009 was appointed to the position of Assistant Superintendent of Budget & Resource Allocation. In this capacity, he was responsible for the oversight of the district's nearly $1.4 Billion dollar budget as well as the reporting of FTE enrollment information to the State.
     
    In July 2012, he was appointed to the position of Associate Superintendent, Finance and Business Services, upon the retirement of Fred Matz, Chief Financial Officer, who served the district for 40 years. 
     
     

     

    Please view the Organizational Chart for the department structure in the Finance Division.
     
    Click on the link for current financial data and trends reports.
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
    Our address is: 
    Pinellas County Schools 
    Administration Building
    301 4th Street SW
    Largo, Florida 33770
    Phone: 727-588-6172
    Fax: 727-588-6525
     
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