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The Federal Financial Management Section is responsible for calculating and distributing No Child Left Behind (NCLB) grant funds to local educational agencies (LEAs).  The Section provides technical assistance to school officials on federal finance regulations and NCLB Fiscal Requirements such as Comparability of Services and Maintenance of Effort.   Fiscal oversight and monitoring of NCLB programs includes desk monitoring and onsite reviews.


Pat Kaiser, Director

Jennifer Frank, Assistant Director 

Contact Information

P.O. Box 480
Jefferson City, MO 65102-0480
Phone: (573) 751-2641
Fax: (573) 522-3477
E-Mail: [email protected]