Margo worked in school finance and operations in four Minnesota districts (Edina, Prior Lake-Savage, Faribault and Owatonna) over her 35 year career. Her experience includes public communication for all areas of school finance and operations plus implementation of processes that contribute toward the long-term fiscal health of the district. Margo's passion for her work continues to be the belief that through sound operational management we positively impact students, staff, families, and communities. She is an advocate for equitable allocation of limited resources to ensure successful education for all.
She received the 2019 Minnesota Association of School Business Officials (MASBO) Outstanding Lifetime Contribution Award and is past President of MASBO. Throughout the years, she has served in various leadership roles at MASBO, Schools for Equity in Education, Schoolfinances.com, and the Minnesota Department of Education. In addition to being a MASBO mentor, she shares her knowledge through Ehler's school finance workshops and Minnesota State University.