Grant Management Overview
Recorded On: 07/24/2020
This recorded webinar is an overview of the role and responsibilities of district personnel when managing grants – it provides knowledge and best practices in the area of grants management and discusses requirements outlined in Ohio Revised Code and Ohio Administrative Code.
Executive Director Office of School Finance, Ohio Department of Education
For the past 18 years of Brian’s 25 years of service, he has spent with the Ohio Department of Education, as the Director of the Office of Grants Administration. The Office of Grants Administration is responsible for managing 80+ federal and state grants totaling $2 billion. This includes but not limited to reviewing cash requests and final expenditure reports, providing technical assistance, agency-wide risk assessment and subrecipient monitoring.
He is responsible for financial aspect of the department’s the e-grant system, (Comprehensive Continuous Improvement Plan - CCIP). In addition, his office has developed an online monitoring system (Compliance and Tracking System) which interact with other systems with the department.
Brian is also part of the agency’s leadership team to work with the state and federal audits and monitoring.
Prior to joining the department, Brian served as an Audit Supervisor with the Auditor of State and the Ohio Department of Development. During his time with the Auditor of State’s Office, he was in charge of the Department Human Services at both the state and county levels. While with the Department of Development he was responsible for financial/programmatic compliance audits and technical assistance to Cities, Counties and Non-Profits.