About Business Services

  • The Business Services Department is focused on providing excellent financial stewardship on behalf of the residents of Evanston as well as providing service to our students and staff members. Business Services oversees the financial and business operations of ETHS District 202, including financial planning, budgeting, purchasing, fiscal accounting, fees, financial reporting, grants and federal funds, insurance, payroll, food services, and accounts payable and receivable. Our Accounts Payable & Purchasing Department is responsible for our relationship with vendors that provide goods and services to the district. 

    Evanston Township High School District 202 will continue to implement cost containment initiatives and innovative ideas with the least impact to student programs. The district strives for continuous financial improvement, accountability, and recognition.

    Business Services Divisions

    • Financial Services

    • Accounts Payable

    • Operations

    • Sustainability

    • Capital Improvements

    • Nutrition Services

    • Payroll

    • Purchasing

    • Student Accounts


    For questions regarding Business Services, please contact our office by phone (847) 424-7100.


    Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting - For the 14h year, the Association of School Business Officials International awarded ETHS its Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting award for its FY 21 Annual Comprehensive Financial Report (annual audit), an award earned by fewer than 10% of Illinois school districts. This is the highest recognition for school district financial operations given by the Association of School Business Officials International.

    Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting - The Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) awarded ETHS their Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for 14 consecutive years for having met or exceeded the program’s high standards for financial reporting and accountability. Fewer than 5% of Illinois schools earn this award.

    Aaa Bond Rating - ETHS has maintained its Moody’s Aaa bond rating since 2008. This highest possible rating allows the District to borrow at the lowest possible rates.


  • Chief Financial Officer
    Kendra Williams
    Phone: (847) 424-7100 
    Director of Business Services
    Rudy Meo
    Phone: (847) 424-7100
    Business Office Secretary
    Candace San Roman
    Phone: (847) 424-7100
    Office Location: H108 Building Map

Office Hours

  •    Regular  Summer
    Monday-Thursday     8:00am - 4:30pm  8:00am - 4:30pm
    Friday 8:00am - 4:00pm  Closed