Profile

Mr. James Rowan, SFO

Executive Director,
Ohio ASBO
25 Year Member
Most Valuable Member Silver
Past President

Executive Director,
Ohio ASBO

Bio

High energy, results oriented leader with a demonstrated track record of creating a culture of efficiency, accountability and transparency. Strengths include concensus building, setting high expectations and challenging the status quo.

Education/Military:
-BA Accounting
-US Navy

Experience:
-30 years of progressive experience in governmental finance and leadership

Goals:
-To Make a Difference

Other:
-Past President of ASBO International (2007)
-Past President of Ohio ASBO (2003)

Family:
-Married to JoNell
-Children (Zeth is married and lives in Mobile, Alabama with his wife Victoria), (Sydney lives in Mobile, Alabama), (Gabe lives in Wichita, Kansas)

Education

Wilmington College
Wilmington, Ohio, United States
Bachelor of Arts, 1998
Accounting
1996 To 1998

Clark State Community College
Springfield, Ohio, United States
Associate of Applied Business, 1991
Accounting
1987 To 1992

Job History

Ohio Association of School Business Officials
Executive Director
Worthington, OH
October 2016 - present

Colerain Township
CEO/Administrator
Colerain, OH
February 2012 - present

Princeton City Schools
CFO/Treasurer
Cincinnati, OH
February 2010 - present

Hylant Group
Director of School Programs/Client Executive
Toledo, OH
February 2007 - February 2010

Talawanda School District
CFO/Treasurer
Oxford, OH
January 1999 - February 2007

Fairfield City School District
CFO/Treasurer
Fairfield, OH
January 1996 - January 1999

Talawanda School District
Treasurer
December 1993 - January 1996

Fairbanks Local School District
Treasurer
Milford Center , OH
January 1992 - December 1993

State of Ohio
Assistant Auditor
Dayton, OH
January 1987 - December 1992

US Navy
Storekeeper 2nd Class
Philadelphia, PA
August 1982 - August 1986

Geographical Region

  • Midwest

Job Classification

  • Retired

Credentials

  • RSBO
  • SFO