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Business Office

The Business Department provides support and fiscal guidance to school administration and staff for task associated with the non-academic areas of the School District. 
Accounting - The Accounting Department is responsible for the accounting of General Fund, Capital Fund and Bond transactions. 
Accounts Payable - The Accounts Payable Department processes all payments relating to the District's financial obligations.  
Food Services - The Food Service Department is responsible for the preparation and serving of nutritious meals to both students and staff.
Insurances - The Business Department is responsible for the administration of all insurances, including property/casualty and liability insurance policies.   
Payroll - The Payroll Department is responsible for processing  payroll for employees, as well as the transmission of EIT, state and federal taxes. 
Purchasing - The Purchasing Department is responsible for the purchasing of materials and supplies, while adhering to applicable State and Federal laws and regulations.
Maintenance - The Maintenance Department is responsible for facilities improvements, capital projects and construction oversight, as well as the maintenance of grounds and facilities throughout the District.  The Bensalem Township School District consists of one high school, two middle schools, and six elementary schools.
Transportation - The Transportation Department is responsible for transporting students, route scheduling, the operations and maintenance of the bus fleet and maintenance vehicles. 
    Name     Title     Contact Information
Business Administrators:    
John Steffy Director of Business Operations 215-750-2800, Ext. 4200
Brett Haskin Financial Manager 215-750-2800, Ext. 4203
George Moore  Purchasing Agent 215-750-2800, Ext. 4211
VACANT Accounting Supervisor 215-750-2800, Ext. 4204
Clerical Staff:    
Kathy Baumann Accounting Secretary 215-750-2800, Ext. 4016
Melissa Bailey Payroll Technician 215-750-2800, Ext. 4019
Charlene Derry Payroll Technician 215-750-2800, Ext. 4018
Karen Berue Accounts Payable Technician 215-750-2800, Ext. 4017
Joan Guzzardo Accounts Payable Technician 215-750-2800, Ext. 4020
Beth Ann Dove-Bevensee Secretary to the Director of Business Operations 215-750-2800, Ext. 4200
Food Services Department:    
Polly Welch Food Services Coordinator 215-750-2800, Ext. 4209

Jenna Demirjian

Asst. Food Services Coordinator 215-750-2800, Ext. 4208
Sandy Kesselman Food Services Secretary 215-750-2800, Ext. 4080
Facilities Department:    
Brian Russell Supervisor of Operations and Transportation 215-750-2800, Ext. 4300
John Mathieu Assistant Manager of Facilities 215-750-2800, Ext.  4307
Robin Fanini Coordinator of Facilities 215-750-2800, Ext.  4309
Mark Fankhouser Coordinator of Custodial Services 215-750-2800, Ext.  4302
Patti Madden Facilities Secretary 215-750-2800, Ext.  4300
Lisa Shaw Facilities Secretary 215-750-2800, Ext.  4301
Transportation Department:    
David Shapp Transportation Supervisor 215-750-2800, Ext.  4402
Jamie Panek Route Data Analyst 215-750-2800, Ext.  4403
Patricia Windfelder Transportation Secretary 215-750-2800, Ext.  4412