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Webinar: Fun With Purchasing: Best Practices to Save You Money

Webinar: Fun With Purchasing: Best Practices to Save You Money

Wednesday, October 4, 2023
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (EDT)

Event Details

The average MISBO school saves over $17,000

Did you know the average MISBO school saves over $17,000 utilizing the MISBO Purchasing Consortium? Join us for an insider’s look at this valuable benefit your school receives through your MISBO membership. We’ll cover best practices for purchasing in independent schools, how to utilize MISBO contracts, navigating the MISBO website, and highlighting school successes. Come away from this webinar with tools to help you and all staff members get the most bang for your buck with MISBO!

Meet the Speakers

Susan KimmelSusan Kimmel curates the MISBO Purchasing Consortium by maintaining and enhancing current partner relationships and pursuing new partnerships based on the needs of our members. Susan educates and informs members of the benefits of utilizing the MISBO Purchasing Consortium. She facilitates communications with partners concerning contracts and product offerings and assists in providing optimal partner exposure. Susan has a bachelor’s degree in business administration, an MBA with an emphasis in MIS, and a certificate in Social Media Marketing.

Amelia DaulAmelia Daul's primary focus in the MISBO Purchasing Consortium is MISBO’s Digital Educational Resources (DER) ordering system. She facilitates communications with DER partners concerning collecting best pricing as well as liaisons between schools and partners regarding questions, technical issues, and updates. She also focuses on educating member schools about the partners and their products through webinars. Amelia educates and informs members of the benefits of utilizing the DER program through MISBO. Amelia has a bachelor’s degree in Science for Elementary Education Interdisciplinary Studies.

CPE Information

  • Learning Objective: Attendees will be able to utilize the tools shared to achieve cost and process efficiencies in purchasing.
  • Field of Study: Management Services
  • Instructional Method: Group Internet Based
  • Program level: Basic
  • Prerequisites: None
  • Advanced Preparations: None
  • Recommended CPE Credits 1.0 in Management Services.


All webinars are $50 per session but are FREE to anyone from a MISBO member school. Webinars are one hour in length and begin at 2pm ET.

CPE Credit

MISBO is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website:

Additional Information

For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaint, refund, and cancellation, call the office at 404-921-3812 or please use the following link: MISBO Webinar Administrative Policies.

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For More Information:

Dianne Sagaas
Dianne Sagaas
Director of Professional Development MISBO (404)921-3812