Finance and Operations

  • Welcome to the Columbia Heights Public Schools Finance Department. We strive for excellence and emphasize quality services to staff, community, students and vendors, including preparation and communication of timely and accurate information in support of the district mission. We are also the proud recipients of the Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting for many consecutive years. We are responsible for the financial operations of the district, which include budget and cash management, fixed asset management, procurement card administration, payroll, benefits, accounts payable and general accounting.

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    Denise Sundstrom
    Director of Finance & Operations 
    763-528-4502
    SundstrD@colheights.k12.mn.us 

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    Paula Steele
    Controller
    763-528-4506
    SteeleP@colheights.k12.mn.us 

    KelseyAsjes19  
    Kelsey Asjes
    District Accountant
    763-528-4419
    AsjesK@colheights.k12.mn.us 

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    Lisa Jenkins
    Payroll Accountant
    763-528-4531
    JenkinsL@colheights.k12.mn.us

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    Suzy Vescio
    Special Education Finance Specialist
    763-528-4524
    VescioS@colheights.k12.mn.us

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    Nicole Geffre
    MARSS Manager
    763-528-4420
    GeffreN@colheights.k12.mn.us

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    Maria Fakhreddine
    Administrative Assistant
    763-528-4520
    FakhredM@colheights.k12.mn.us