Robbinsdale Area Schools

Business Services

District finance award

Robbinsdale Area Schools is home to an award-winning Business Services Department, which is dedicated to exemplary financial stewardship of the taxpayer dollars and funding the school district receives from federal, state and local levels.

In 2020, the department earned its 19th consecutive Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Association of School Business Officials International (ASBO).

Business Services is home to three departments: Finance, Payroll and Purchasing

Business Services contacts


Virginia Verbrugge
Assistant Finance Director

Beth Tomlinson

Beth Tomlinson


Valerie Milinkovich
Purchasing Director
763-504-8052 | Fax: 763-504-8971

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Karen Timm
Payroll Director
763-504-8044 | Fax: 763-504-8971


Karylanne Marchand
Office Manager

Business Services Departments



Ukee Dozier 
Executive Director of Finance

Bid Notices

Vendors and contractors are invited to review the district's bid notices on a regular basis. Bid notices are published on the district website, and in the legal newspaper in accordance with applicable law.


For more information about federal ESSER (COVID) funding, please review the most recent School Board update from Jan. 4, 2022.


Finance info

Financial Department

The financial structure of the district is accounted for in several funds. Each fund is an independent accounting entity having its own set of accounts, assets, liabilities, fund balances, revenues and expenditures. The budget, approved by the School Board, reports on the following funds: 

  • General
  • Capital Expenditure (General Fund)
  • Child Nutrition
  • Community Service
  • Building Construction
  • Debt Service

District financial information

For finance information, such as budgets and reports, scroll down.

Finance Department contacts

Mariane Stuart

Mariane Stuart
Accounts Payable Clerk

Finance Resources and Documents