PAISBOA: Our Mission and Purpose

Take Advantage of the Power of the Flock!

PAISBOA (the Philadelphia Area Independent School Business Officers Association) is a regional association of Independent School Business Officers committed to achieving leveraged strength through group purchasing, professional development and best practices for the Business Office. Comprised primarily of a volunteer team of Business Officers working for the common good of all members, PAISBOA’s mission is to stimulate and sustain a passion for providing services and opportunities to empower Business Officers to excel.  Our purpose is to create savings in both time and money while providing useful resources and expanded knowledge to our members.

Notes From the Executive Director 

One-Person Business Office 
Features Efficiency Checkup

Our next quarterly One-Person Business Office Lunch & Learn will take place on Tuesday, March 10 beginning at 11:30 am at the PAISBOA Offices. Our topic, "Efficiency Checkup," will be presented by Carolyn Hapeman, Dean of Finance and Operations at the Westtown School. Is your Business Office being as efficient as possible? Stop by for lunch and a quick checkup, and feel free to share your own efficiency ideas!


Signature Event Schedule 
for 2019-2020 Announced

We are pleased to announce our Signature Events Series for the 2019-2020 school year. Our Signature Events include our traditional PAISBOA meetings and professional development events, starting with the PAISBOA Business Insurance Group Annual Meeting, held Friday, November 8, and the PAISBOA Health Benefit Trust General Meeting and HR Day 1, which took place on Tuesday, December 3.

We kicked off 2020 with the PAISBOA Purchasing Consortium Annual Meeting on January 22, and in February, we'll host Navigating Health, Safety, and Security Off Campus for staff members who serve as chaperones. This second annual seminar returns on Friday, February 7.