​​​The Finance Department provides services for school staff, support staff and external stakeholders conducting business with Battle River School Division.

The Finance Department:

  • provides financial services and reporting for a budget of approximately $83 million dollars;
  • maintains internal controls to safeguard division assets;
  • provides payroll services for a staff of 689 FTE; and
  • provides assistance to school staff responsible for maintaining school generated fund bank accounts.​

Finance Contacts

Cheryl Kropinske

Director of Finance

Phone: 780-672-6131 Ext. 5237

Wendy Blaeser-Johns


Tracy Bendfeld


Jodie Wilson

Payroll/Benefits Officer - Certified Staff

Shauna Campbell

Payroll/Benefits Officer - Support Staff

Michelle Chr​ystian

Executive Assistant - Finance / Payroll Clerk

Jackie Hu​nter

Executive ​Assistant - Finance

​Val Krushel

Student Information System Administrator

Michelle Hagel

Executive Assistant - Business

Imogene Walsh

Assistant Superintendent - Business

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