NIU’s Christine Kiracofe, associate professor of Educational Administration in the Department of Leadership, Educational Psychology and Foundations, has been appointed to the National Education Finance Conference (NEFC) Board of Advisors.
The NEFC provides a forum focused on school finance to enhance education for students.
It provides a venue for collaboration among legislators, postsecondary education, school district and state agency personnel, professional organizations and researchers concerned with the importance of equity, adequacy and efficiency concepts that affect state, local and federal revenue generation, distribution and expenditures.
Kiracofe is one of just 83 board members from across the country and the world. The board represents different sectors of higher education, associations and legislators.
Membership includes representatives from South Africa, China and Japan as well.