Bobbie Jo Ray joined Communities In Schools of Mid-America in September 2018 to manage the financial activities of the Agency. Over the last year, she acquired a role in Human Resources and Administration. As Chief Financial Officer, Bobbie Jo leads the finance, human resources, and administrative efforts of the Agency and oversees the financial planning, reporting and hiring.
Prior to joining CIS, Bobbie Jo worked for Fortune 500 companies, private equity and tribal organizations where she acquired over 18 years of vast accounting knowledge.
Bobbie Jo holds a BSBA in Accounting from Arkansas Tech University, where she graduated in December 2003. Bobbie Jo lives in Holton, KS with her husband and three young children. In Bobbie Jo’s free time she enjoys volunteering in her community, traveling, camping with her family, enjoying her kid’s extracurricular activities, and watching football. She is excited to work for an organization that is focused on today’s youth and the future.