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Business Office/Finance
Kristin Business Manager
Contact TypeContact Information
Business Manager
Financial Operations/Budget Office
Salem Public Schools
29 Highland Avenue
Salem, MA 01970
Business Administrator:
Provides oversight and management of School District finances; budget, accounting, financial operations, payroll, purchasing, vendor payments and grants financial reporting.
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Business Office Directory
Kristin Shaver
Business Manager
Pamela Scharffenberg
Administrative Assistant
Kathleen (Osgood) Marino
Kelly McLaughlin
Accounts Payable
Nichole Hagstrom
Grants Administration
Mission Statement

The mission of the Business Division is to ensure the highest level of accountability of all financial resources of the Salem Public Schools to the citizens of the community.

Welcome Message

On behalf of the administration and staff of the Business Division, welcome to our homepage. It is our intention to use this web page to share information and pertinent Business Division information with the Salem Public School's community. This will include salary & benefit information, policies & procedures, financial information, forms and other documents that are used within the Business Division.

We have included the names and phone numbers of the Business Division. In many cases, you can also reach these people via e-mail directly. We certainly welcome any questions that you may have relative to our office. In addition, we also welcome any suggestions that you might have to be included within our section of this web page.

You are welcome to stop by the Business Division offices on the first floor at the Collins Middle School Room 133 between 7:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. weekdays, or visit this homepage often for frequent updates and bulletins regarding Business Division information.

We hope that you find our section to be a valuable resource. Once again, welcome to the Business Division!


The Business Division consists of the following Administrative Departments:

Business Office

Transportation Office

School Lunch Office

Buildings and Grounds Office

Grants Office