Mr. Hopkins serves the North Allegheny School District as the Director of Finance. His responsibilities include budgeting, forecasting, risk management, investment strategies as well as the oversight of the Business Office and Payroll Department. Mr. Hopkins has been with the District since August, 1994. Prior to his employment with the District he served as an internal auditor/financial analyst with the Whirlpool Financial Corporation, a subsidiary of the Whirlpool Corporation.
Mr. Hopkins began his carreer as the first internal auditor/financial analyst for the District. During his tenure prior to being named the Director of Finance he has overseen, for various periods of time, the food service operations, duplicating services, information services and asset administration. Mr. Hopkins has a Bachelors of Science in Business Adminisitration with a major in Accounting as well as a Masters Degree in Business Administration from Robert Morris University. Mr. Hopkins has also presented on the national level at the American Association of School Administrators in San Diego regarding the District's use of zero-based budgeting as a financial tool. Mr. Hopkins is currently serving as an officer with the Allegheny North Tax Collection Committee.