Corporate Circle


A special program for special partners.

The NBOA Corporate Circle is a strategic, year-round program designed to recognize NBOA's most active business partners. Members of the NBOA Corporate Circle have a long history of generously investing both funding and content to support NBOA program development. Learn more about corporate participation at NBOA.

Questions? Contact Chris Kalavsky at or call 202-407-7146.


NBOA Corporate Circle Members


A.W.G. Dewar, Inc.

A.W.G Dewar is a unique organization specializing in student insurance since 1930. A.W.G Dewar originated the Tuition Refund Plan, a comprehensive solution for protecting schools and families from the financial consequences of student withdrawals and dismissals.


We make it easy for schools to manage and convey information through redefining the way parents, students, and faculty interact online. Let us show you what it means to be a connected school – from admissions to alumni and everything in between – with Blackbaud's K-12 cloud-based software solutions.


CLA exists to create opportunities for our clients, our people, and our communities through industry-focused wealth advisory, outsourcing, audit, tax, and consulting services. With more than 7,500 people, 121 U.S. locations, and a global vision, we promise to know you and help you. Within CLA’s national nonprofit practice is a segment focus on independent schools in addition to other education related organizations. Investment advisory services are offered through CliftonLarsonAllen Wealth Advisors, LLC, an SEC-registered investment advisor.


Commonfund's heritage can be found among the more than 3300 degree-granting colleges and universities and the approximately 2000 independent schools in the U.S. Commonfund commenced operation in 1971 with 63 endowments as charter members and an initial investment of $72 million. Today Commonfund ranks among the top managers of endowment assets in the world, serving the needs of U.S. and Canadian educational institutions.

Community Brands

Community Brands K-12 is a family of dedicated, education-focused software and service companies working closely with more than 5,000 schools to help them thrive in today’s diverse education environment. We are passionate about education technology, and believe by working together, we can deliver the best solutions for our schools. Our brands support your Business Office by offering multiple payment options for families, fee flexibility to allow you to control what you charge your families, and robust reporting for your reconciliation efforts.

FACTS Management Company

FACTS, a Nelnet company (NYSE: NNI), is located in Lincoln, Neb., and is committed to making educational dreams possible through service and technology. FACTS serves more than three million students and families at over 11,500 schools, and manages $9 billion in tuition funds annually. FACTS offers a comprehensive suite of services including tuition management, a student information system, payment administration and processing, financial needs assessment, and online admissions/enrollment solutions. In 2014, we purchased RenWeb and its suite of student administration solutions. After the acquisition, we worked hard to integrate our team members and products into a single entity to better serve our customers, and in 2018 we rebranded to do business as FACTS.


TIAA ( is a leading provider of financial services in the academic, research, medical, cultural and government fields. TIAA has $915 billion in assets under management (as of 12/31/2016) and offers a wide range of financial solutions, including investing, banking, advice and guidance, and retirement services.