Fiscal Services


Payroll and Benefits


Valerie Rodriguez
Chief Financial Officer & Director
(209)  556-1563

 Carrie Smith
Administrative Secretary IV
(209)  556-1500 ext. 1300

 Liz Rodrigues
Supervisor of Accounting
(209) 556-1500 ext. 1320

Candy Story
Budget Analyst
(209) 556-1500 ext. 1330

Kathy Hersey
Lead Payroll Accountant
(209) 556-1500 ext. 1312

Janneli Laurel
Purchasing & Contracts Specialist
(209) 556-1500 ext. 1340

Fiscal Services Dept Picture

Back Row, (Left to Right): Candy Story (Budget Analyst), Roxanna Perry, Travis Guiles, Jesus Garcia, Mike Betschart, Arden Lambert, Kevin Greaney, Salesh Chand.  Middle Row (Left to Right): Cassie Talaga, Kerri Williams (CFO & Director), Carrie Smith, Sandra Chavez, Kathy Hersey, Kim Erb, Janneli Laurel.  Front Row  (Left to Right):  Jen Jensen, Alicia Gallegos, Liz Rodrigues (Supervisor of Accounting), Crystal Garcia, Cintya Palafox, and Evellyn Medina.  Not pictured:  Dawn Pebria and Roxanne Rodrigues.

Fiscal Services
Budget Development and Payroll

Valerie Rodriguez, Chief Financial Officer & Director

Welcome to the Fiscal Services Department where we are responsible for providing a wide variety of services to our schools, departments and employees.  Our department is responsible for facilitating all accounting services, budgeting, purchasing, warehouse, payroll and benefits for the Ceres Unified School District.

Education Protection Account Resolution and Report of Expenditures