Finance & Operations

The Finance and Operations Department manages District 70's financial and accounting responsibilities. The department also oversees operations of the schools and the district office, construction projects, along with food service and student bus transportation.  

  • Accounting (accounts payable);
  • Annual audits and financial reporting to the Illinois State Board of Education;
  • Budgeting and tax levy;
  • Buildings and grounds;
  • Construction and bids;
  • Extra Duty pay for teachers;
  • Financial forecasting;
  • Food services (including Free & Reduced Lunch);
  • Payroll and benefits;
  • Purchasing;
  • Rental of buildings;
  • School fees and fee waivers;
  • Transportation with Lakeside bus service.

 

 

Director of Finance & Operations
 

Mindy Bradford standing by a pine tree, smiling and wearing a black blazer.

Mrs. Mindy Bradford 
847-362-9030
mbradford@d70schools.org
 

Department Staff:

Mrs. Barb Bowlby
Bookkeeper
bbowlby@d70schools.org

Mrs. Gina Cox
Payroll Supervisor 
gcox@d70schools.org 

Ms. Stephanie Cox
Accounts Payable Supervisor
scox@d70schools.org

Peadar Hurley is a blonde man wearing a lavender shirt standing in front of a wall.

Mr. Peadar Hurley
Director of Facilities & Operations
847-362-9020 ex: 4190
phurley@d70schools.org

Mrs. Lorena De Lira
Administrative Assistant
847-362-9020  ex: 4191
ldelira@d70schools.org