Aspects of an Effective Financial Leader in Education

Describe the knowledge, competencies, and best practices of an effective financial leader in education.

Include five areas: leadership in budget development, the impact of staffing on budget development, where an organization earns revenue, key factors that impact spending, and the role of focus and discipline in budgeting. Include the proposed budget, your interview with a finance leader, critical reviews of budget concepts, and other literature as supporting documentation on how decisions should be made and the role of a finance leader in education. Use personal communication and cite your work as described by APA.