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Business Advisory Council

Debra Foulk

Executive Director, Business Affairs
P: 330.761.2805
F: 330.761.3223

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The state of Ohio requires school districts to form Business Advisory Councils. The Akron Public Schools BAC is one of the most active in the state.

The council shares its collective business expertise with APS by providing mentoring and solutions for improving the efficiency of our business functions. The council has completed studies of the business affairs department and is working with the district's information services and human capital departments as well as developing a district-wide customer service program.

BAC members have hailed from some of the largest and most successful companies and organizations in the area, such as:

  • AT&T
  • City of Akron
  • FedEx
  • Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.
  • Greater Akron Chamber of Commerce
  • InfoCision Management Corp.
  • Key Bank
  • OMNOVA Solutions Foundation
  • Summit Construction
  • Summit Workforce Solutions 
  • Time Warner Cable
  • Visiting Nurse Service & Affiliates
  • YRC Worldwide Inc.