Meet the OPI's School Finance Specialists

Debbie CaseyComputer Support Specialist, dcasey@mt.gov or 444-3096, available 6:30 am to 3:00 pm

*Assistance with access to MAEFAIRS, Pupil Transportation, County, access problems, general questions

Dan MoodyAuditor, Dan.Moody@mt.gov or 444-0701, available 7:00 am to 4:30 pm

*Assistance with audit responses and assistance

Donell Rosenthal, Director of Pupil Transportation, drosenthal@mt.gov or 444-3024, available 6:30 am - 3:00 pm

*Assistance with Pupil transportation questions, questions or problems with transportation and bus depreciation funds

Kathleen Wanner, Financial Specialist, kwanner@mt.gov or 444-9852, available 7:00 am - 3:30 pm

*Assistance with GTB, debt service, FP 6, FP 10a, questions or problems with debt service, building reserve, and retirement

Keri LudwigFinancial Specialist, Keri.Ludwig@mt.gov or 444-0783, available 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

*Assistance with TFS and budget, questions or problems with general fund

Nica MeralaFinancial Specialist, nmerala@mt.gov or 444-4401, available 6:30 am - 3:00 pm

*Assistance with structure changes, budget amendments, enrollment, and FP 9, questions or problems with non-op, flex, or adult education funds

Nicole ThuotteFinancial Specialist, nthuotte@mt.gov or 444-4524, available 7:30 am - 4:30 pm

*Assistance with elections, impact Aid, Tuition agreements, questions or problems with technology or tuition fund

Paul TaylorBudget Analyst, ptaylor2@mt.gov or 444-1257, available 7:00 am to 3:30 pm

*Assistance with data requests, CSCT, and general fund questions

Rehanna OlsonFinancial Specialist,  rolson2@mt.gov or 444-1960, available 8:45 am - 5:15 pm

*Assistance with TFS and budget, questions or problems with general fund

Kara FlathAdministrator, Kara.Flath@mt.gov or 444-3249, available 8:30 am to 5:00 pm

*Assistance with all topics