Presented by MSBA staff and state experts, Leadership Foundations — School Finance and Management: Phase II covers core topics such as the budget, school finance, local levies, policies, significant laws affecting school boards, collective bargaining, and personnel issues.

REGISTRATION: Access advance registration | Cost includes coffee, pastries and lunch.

  • Advance registration: $195
  • Walk-in registration: $215

Student representative or mentors: $95 ($115 for walk-ins) | A "mentor" is a superintendent or board member who has previously attended this workshop. A mentor who plans to attend must accompany a first-time board member or student representative.


8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, December 14, 2019 | Minnesota School Boards Association, 1900 West Jefferson Avenue, St. Peter
(Advance registration closes December 10, 2019)

8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, January 15, 2020 | Hyatt Regency Minneapolis, 1300 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis
(Advance registration closes January 6, 2020)

MSBA Event Cancellation Policy

Cancellation by Meeting Participants for Leadership Foundations — School Finance and Management: Phase II

(1) If a pre-registered participant cancels any time prior to the date registration closes, MSBA will fully refund the registration fee.

(2) If a pre-registered participant cancels between the date registration closes until the time the MSBA-sponsored event/activity begins, he/she will be charged an administration fee of $85 ($55 for mentors).

(3) Once an event/activity begins, all registrants are responsible for the full registration fee.