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Melissa Swafford

Swafford Named Region 6 IASBO Support Professional of the Year

RICHMOND, Indiana (May 18, 2023) – Melissa Swafford, the deputy treasurer at Richmond Community Schools, was named the Indiana Association of School Business Officials (IASBO) Region 6 IASBO Support Professional of the Year. The announcement was made during their annual IASBO meeting in Fort Wayne last week.

Mrs. Swafford has worked at RCS for 20 years. She was described by Karen Scalf, the Chief Financial Officer of Richmond Community Schools, as “a vital member of our RCS team. She strives for excellence in all she does and makes a positive difference each and every day to those around her. She is extremely deserving of this award.”

The Indiana Association of School Business Officials is a professional organization that strives for the promotion and advancement of those individuals involved in school business affairs such as finance, accounting, purchasing, maintenance and operations, human resources, facilities and grounds, food nutrition, technology, and transportation.

Mrs. Swafford resides in Richmond with her husband, Andrew. She has two sons, Tyson and Asher.