Deborah Ottmers
  • Deborah Ottmers, CPA, RTSBA

    Assistant Superintendent for Business and Finance


    Education/Degrees

    • Master of Business Administration from the University of Texas at San Antonio, 1995
    • Bachelor of Business Administration, Accounting, from Texas State University, 1984

    Certifications

    • Mid-Management, Secondary Business Composite, Office Education, Vocational Marketing Education

    Professional Experiences

    • Assistant Superintendent for Business and Finance, Fredericksburg I.S.D., 2004 to present
    • Concordia University ADP Business Instructor, 2006–2011
    • TASBO Writer and Instructor, 2000 to present
    • Senior Accounting Manager, North East I.S.D., 2003–2004
    • Internal Auditor, North East I.S.D., 1999–2003
    • Business Education teacher, North East I.S.D., 1995–1999
    • Business Education teacher, Southwest I.S.D., 1993–1995
    • Self-employed, 1992–1993
    • Director of Internal Audit, Luby’s Cafeterias, 1990–1991
    • Internal Auditor, Luby’s Cafeterias, 1985–1990
    • Staff Auditor, Ernst & Whinney, 1984–1985

    Associations/Credentials

    • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) 1989 to present
    • Registered Texas School Business Administrator (RTSBA), 2004 to present
    • Certified Business Manager (CBM), 2002 to present
    • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) member, 1985 to present
    • Texas Association of School Business Officials (TASBO) member, 1999 to present
    • TASBO Commitment to Excellence finalist, 2017 & 2019
    • HCM Hospital Board Member, 2016–2019
    • TASBO President 2013–2014
    • TASBO President Elect, 2012–2013
    • TASBO Vice President, 2011–2012
    • TASBO Board of Directors, 2008–2015
    • TASBO Internal Audit Committee Chair, 2003–2005
    • TASBO Alamo Area President, 2003–2004
    • Boy Scouts of America Troop 135 Scoutmaster and Assistant Scoutmaster, 2009–2015
    • Boys & Girls Club of the Texas Hill Country Board of Directors, 2007–2012
    • Gillespie County Leadership 2006 Graduate

    Family Background

    • Deborah and her husband Carlton have two sons who graduated from FISD Fredericksburg High School.
Last Modified on January 9, 2020