Chief Financial Officer
Mr. John Zahorchak, MBA, SFO, PRSBS has over 10 years of experiences working for children in public education as a school business official. Since 2016, John has been the Chief Financial Officer for Plum Borough School District, responsible for leadership of financial operations, plant operations, custodial, facility, transportation and food service. During his tenure, he has closed the gap between budgeted revenues and expenses as compared to actual performance numbers by $4 million in 2016-17 fiscal year. He built a long-range financial model designed to clear the annual persistent deficit and balance annual budgets for the next three (3) years.
The Plum Borough School District prides itself on maximizing its fiscal responsibility and maintaining an open accounting and transparency with the management of public funds. As a District, we strive to obtain budgeting efficiency and efficacy in order to provide educational opportunities that optimize the learning environment and to identify avenues to exceptionally prepare students for success.