Buyers Guide

Better than searching on the Internet. Easier to find than a business card.

Our Buyers Guide is a listing of products and services supplied by CASBO-associated businesses, organized within categories that match our 15 school business disciplines to make it easier than ever to find just what you need. We believe that how well you approach your job on a daily basis depends in part on having the best resources. If you have a budget, this is one resource that has your back!

 Nancy Anderson
 (562) 404-8029
ASCIP - the non-profit, member-owned JPA offering Property & Liability, Workers’ Compensation and Health Benefits programs. An owner controlled insurance for school construction is also available to reduce costs and for safer construction projects. ASCIP believes in stable rates and returning member equity. While affordable, broad coverage is provided, innovative, member-focused services, training and resources are delivered at no extra cost. www.ascip.org
 Chris Cuevas
 (866) 504-0010
Offering a well-rounded benefits program is important to attract and retain employees. But the maintenance that comes with it can be overwhelming. Along with cost and time pressures and an increasingly complex regulatory environment, you need someone who can help. American Fidelity focuses on helping the education industry overcome these challenges. We specialize in benefit management by offering a wide range of products and services specific to your needs and trends we see in your market.
 Jim Yale
 (217) 788-5182
Founded in 1945, Horace Mann has a unique understanding of the challenges you face every day — in and outside of your district. We offer several practical solutions to help you and your employees. • No-cost educational Workshops: Student loan solutions Donorschoose.org Financial Success State Retirement System(s) • Recognition programs • Payroll benefits • Retirement solutions • Auto and Home insurance • Life Insurance
 Timothy Kolgen
 (858) 795-2257
CBIZ Valuation Group, LLC, is one of the largest U.S. valuation firms in the United States. Our mission is to build the best talent available in the valuation industry. We specialize in physical fixed/capital asset inventories for schools districts throughout California. Our valuations assist in supporting Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), Governmental Accounting, Auditing, and Financial Reporting (GAAFR), Government Accounting Standards Board (GASB), California School Accounting Manual (CSAM) and myriad of other purposes. In addition to inventory services we also specialize in Property Insurance Appraisals for Risk Management and insurance placement purposes
 Heather Simonson
 (619) 616-1556
The California Schools Voluntary Employees Benefits Association (VEBA) was started in 1993 through the combined efforts of school superintendents and representatives of both the California Teachers Association (CTA) and the California School Employees Association (CSEA). VEBA provides health care benefits for education, municipal and public agency employees that are effective, affordable and of the highest quality and value.
 Charlotte Doepker
 (310) 212-0363
Keenan has partnered with California schools providing innovative insurance and financial solutions since 1972. We are the experts you can rely on when it comes to employee benefits, workers' compensation programs, property & liability, early retiree programs, construction insurance programs, and loss control services. Keenan is dedicated to meeting the needs of schools and directly supporting our communities. Find out how we can help your district provide valued benefits for your staff and keep your campuses safe - all while putting money back in the classroom.