Budget Committee

  • The Legal Budget Committee consists of members of the LO School Board and five citizen members who are charged with reviewing and approving the budget for the upcoming school year. Citizen members are appointed to three-year terms and typically meet three to four times in the spring.

Legal Budget Committee (LBC) Calendar 2022-23

  • Advertise beginning 1/14/22

    3 weeks to apply

    February 4, 2022

    Applications due

    February 7, 2022

    Provide list of applicants to school board

    February 22, 2022

    Interview applicants

    March 7, 2022

    Appoint Members for 2 open seats

    April 7, 2022

    Legal Budget Committee Orientation

    April 27, 2022

    First Legal Budget Committee Meeting – present and begin review of proposed 2022-23 budgets (meeting to be held virtually)

    May 11, 2022

    Second Legal Budget Committee Meeting – finish review of 2022-23 budgets and consider approval (meeting to be held virtually)

    May 25, 2022

    Placeholder Third Legal Budget Committee Meeting – held only if necessary

    June 6, 2022

    Budget Hearing

    June 20, 2022

    Budget Adoption

2022-23 Budget Committee Members

  • Lake Oswego School Board:

    Kirsten Aird

    Neelam Gupta

    Brian Bills

    Liz Hartman

    John Wallin


    Citizen Members:

    Jinwen Chai

    Lisa Decker

    Emily Lievens

    Sarah Mehrabzadeh

    Michael Harrison

  • Budget Committee Application