ABOUT NBOA

The National Business Officers Association (NBOA) is the only national nonprofit membership association focused exclusively on supporting independent school business officers and business operations staff while fostering financial and operational excellence among independent PK-12 schools.

Crowd of people sitting in conference room
about who we are

WHO WE ARE

NBOA is dedicated to developing, delivering and promoting best business practices to advance independent schools. The association has grown from 23 founding member schools in 1998 to more than 1,500 member schools from the U.S., Canada, Mexico and 23 other countries around the globe. The association offers online and in-person programming as well as a range of resources, covering timely and relevant topics for independent school business and operations professionals.

MISSION

NBOA develops, delivers, and promotes best business practices to advance independent schools.

VISION

NBOA member schools provide excellence in education supported by world-class business operations.

STATEMENT ON DIVERSITY, EQUALITY AND INCLUSION

In principle and in practice, NBOA values and seeks inclusion and diversity within our community. NBOA is committed to providing a welcoming and equitable environment with opportunities for engagement regardless of an individual's ability, age, appearance, ethnicity, gender identity, geographical location, national origin, professional level, race, religious beliefs, sexual orientation or socioeconomic status.


LEARN MORE

NBOA CORPORATE CIRCLE