Join us for an informative webinar focused on facilities financing options available to charter schools. Finding and securing state-of-the-art facilities and financing is a challenge charter school leaders face. Learn about the various options and how to evaluate what is best for your school.
We will cover:
Funding structure and options available
Pros and cons to various financing
Balancing needs versus wants for your facility
Facing budget realities
Facilities planning best practices
Facilities Options for Charter Schools
Wednesday, November 18, 2015
9:00 a.m. PST / 12:00 p.m. EST
Michael Atkins, General Counsel, The Leona Group
Michael R. Atkins has served as General Counsel for The Leona Group, LLC and its subsidiary and affiliated entities (“Leona Group”) since 2008, after spending 30 years in private legal practice with the firm of Miller, Canfield, Paddock and Stone, PLC. The Leona Group’s current core business operations involve the provision of educational, business, administrative and management services to charter school customers located in Arizona, Florida, Indiana, Michigan, and Ohio.
Stuart Ellis, President & CEO, Charter School Capital
Charter School Capital is the industry leader, providing growth capital and facilities financing to charter schools nationwide. To date the organization has provided more than $850 million in funding to 500+ charter schools educating 500,000 students across the country. In addition, nearly $125 million of a $500 million facilities fund has been put to work in charter school facilities.
Since the company’s inception in 2006, Charter School Capital has been committed to the success of charter schools. We help schools access, leverage, and sustain the resources charter schools need to thrive, allowing them to focus on what matters most – educating students. Our depth of experience working with charter school leaders and our knowledge of how to address charter school financial and operational needs have allowed us to provide over $1.8 billion in support of 600 charter schools that have educated over 1,027,000 students across the country. For more information on how we can support your charter school, contact us. We’d love to work with you!