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About the Accounting Department
Accounting is comprised of four sections: Budget Services, Payroll, Accounts Payable/Accounts Receivable and General Accounting. All of our fiscal and accounting practices are regulated by the Governmental Accounting Standards Board, California State Accounting Manual, California Education Code and Board Policies. Our accounting records are audited and certified every year by an independent CPA firm.
Laura Estey
Laura Estey
Director of Accounting
(530) 822-7670
  Trisha Collier
Accounting Manager
(530) 822-7616

Thomas Petueli
Budget Manager
(530) 822-7671
Blanca Arrendondo
Account Specialist III 
(530) 822-7675
Mary Anderson
  Val Allred
Mary Anderson
Account Specialist III

(530) 790-2592
Val Allred
Account Specialist III

(530) 822-7677

  Elizabeth Jimenez
Kris Schuster
Account Specialist II
(530) 822-7678
Elizabeth Maganan Jimenez
Account Specialist II
(530) 822-7676

Pam Lujan
Payroll Manager
(530) 822-7672
  Kenneth Cook
Account Specialist III
(530) 822-7678

Pete Davis
Accounts Specialist III
(530) 822-7673
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: "Who do I talk to regarding CalCard?"
A: Pete Davis, Accounts Specialist III, (530) 822-7673 Email 

Q: "Where can I find CalCard Forms?"
A: Cal-Card Statement Expense Cover sheet (New 2/10/09)
Cal-Card Lost Receipt
Conference and Travel Reimbursement Form 2009 (New 2/4/09)

Q: "Who do I talk to regarding Donations?"
A: Blanca Arredondo, Account Specialist III, (530) 822-7675 Email 

Q: "Where can I find the Donation Form?"
A: Gift/Donation/Questionnaire Form

Q: "Who do I talk to regarding SACS Reporting?"
A: Trisha Collier, Accounting Manager, (530) 822-7616 Email 

Q: "Who do I talk to regarding Student Body?"
A: Pete Davis, Accounts Specialist III, (530) 822-7673 Email 

Q: "Where can I find Student Body Forms?"
A: Student Body Monthly Reconciliation Form.xls
Student Body Statement of accts.pdf

Q: "Who do I talk to regarding Mandated Costs?"
A: Blanca Arredondo, Account Specialist II, (530) 822-7675 Email

Q: "Who do I talk to regarding Nextel/Radios?"
A: Val Allred, Account Specialist II, (530) 822-7677 Email 

Q: "Who do I talk to regarding payroll?"
A: Pam Lujan, Payroll Manager, (530) 822-7672 Email
Mission Statement

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The Accounting Department believes sound business practices are fundamental to the success of the educational endeavor. We strive to serve our customers by providing professional accounting services to accurately classify, summarize and report timely information on behalf of Yuba City Unified School District. We accomplish this through the innovative use of skills, knowledge, technology, effective communication and a dynamic team approach. We are guided by our core values of excellence, integrity, respect for others and our caring nature.