District 27 Receives Financial Recognition

District 27 has received the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for its comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR).
The award is the highest form of recognition in the area of governmental accounting and financial reporting.

An award of Financial Reporting Achievement is given to the person responsible for preparing the award winning report. That recognition was awarded to Kimberly Arakelian, District 27’s Assistant Superintendent for Finance and Operations.

“This is a significant award because it shows the high regard other governmental agencies across the United States and Canada have for our financial reporting program,” said Superintendent Dr. David Kroeze. “It is a well-deserved recognition for Mrs. Arakelian and for District 27.

The GFOA is a nonprofit professional association that serves approximately 17,500 government financial professionals with offices in Chicago and Washington, DC.