Business Services



Business Services Administrators Photo

Back Row (Left to Right):   Nick Showalter - Assistant Director of Technology Services, Chris Higle - Director of Technology Services, Ken Hines - Director of Maintenance, Facilities, and Transportation, Andrew Lopshire - Assistant Director of Transportation, Robin Clayton - CFO & Director of Fiscal Services, Dan Pangrazio - Assistant Superintendent of Business Services. Front Row (Left to Right):  Juan Mendoza - Assistant Director of Child Nutrition, Rebecca Smith-Harder- Assistant Director of Child Nutrition, Rhonda Whitehead - Director of Child Nutrition, Sandra Chavez - Secretary IV, Keith Gibson- Assistant Director of Maintenance, Sarah Sale - Supervisor of Accounting, and Valerie Rodriguez - Data and Systems Manager.

Business Services Division

Dan Pangrazio
Assistant Superintendent, Business Services

Sandra Chavez, Secretary IV

Robin Clayton, Chief Financial Officer and Director of Fiscal Services
Chris Higle, Director of Information Technology Services
Rhonda Whitehead, Director of Child Nutrition Services
Ken Hines, Director of Maintenance, Facilities, and Transportation

The staff assigned to the Business Services Division provides the necessary support services to ensure that the health and safety of the students and staff within our District are maintained at the highest level.  In addition, we constantly strive to work with the instructional division to maintain adequate facilities and services district-wide so that our students can thrive.  Ultimately, our function is to support the needs of the Ceres Unified School District students and do our part to fulfill the mission of Ceres Unified:   Committed to Excellence, Responsive to Every Student.



The staff assigned to the non-instructional division provide the necessary support services to ensure that the health and safety of the students within our district are maintained at the highest level. In addition, we constantly strive to work with the instructional division to ensure totally adequate facilities district wide. Our role is to support the needs of the Ceres Unified School District students.