Business Services

The Business Office provides leadership, technical support and training for component school districts and their business managers. The Business Office provides fiscal services to Helix, Ione, Milton-Freewater Unified, Morrow County, North Powder, Pilot Rock, Ukiah and Nixyáawii Community School. The Business Office also contracts with Harney County School District #3 and the Oregon Small Schools Association for fiscal services. Temporary fiscal support is also provided on an as-needed basis to any district in the IMESD service area. In addition, the Business Office oversees financial reporting for Medicaid Administrative Claiming, the IDEA Consortium and general contracts that benefit component school districts, including Regional Programs and  Early Intervention.

Audit and Budget



The Business Office currently supports the following school districts and organizations:

  • InterMountain ESD
  • Helix School District (full business services)
  • Ione School District (full business services)
  • Nixyaawii Charter School (full business services)
  • Ukiah School District (full business services)
  • Pilot Rock School District (full business services)
  • North Powder Charter School (full business services)
  • Milton-Freewater Unified School District (business management & payroll services)
  • Harney County School District #3 (business management & payroll services)
  • Oregon Small Schools Association (full business services)


Denyce Kelly
Director of Business Services
(541) 966-3216

Kim Gilsdorf
Business Manager
(541) 966-3125

Erika Patton
Business Manager
(541) 966-3193

Personnel Data: 
10.0 FTE

Funding Source:
General Fund, Local Education Entities