Financial Services

  • The mission of the Department of Financial Services is to serve as stewards of public funds while supporting ACPS in meeting division goals, including ACPS 2020 Goal 6, Efficient and Effective Operations. This is accomplished by providing exceptional customer service to staff, parents, and the community and promoting a friendly, respectful, and cordial work environment. The department is committed to excellence in all aspects of day-to-day operations.


    Michael Herbstman
    Chief Financial Officer
    Alexandria City Public Schools
    1340 Braddock Place
    Alexandria, VA 22314
    Tel: 703-619-8040
    Fax: 703-619-8090

    Nia Smith, Administrative Assistant II, ( can be reached at our main number 703-619-8040 to provide immediate assistance and/or direct your call to the appropriate staff member.

    Financial Services Staff Directory (PDF)

    For assistance in specific areas within Financial Services, please use the contact list below:

    • Accounting: 703-619-8041
    • Budget: 703-619-8044
    • Financial Systems: 703-619-8045
    • Mail Room and Business Center: 703-619-8046
    • Payroll: 703-619-8042 / Fax: 703-619-8982
    • Procurement: 703-619-8043
Poster of ACPS 2020 Strategic Plan Goal 6: Effective and Efficient Operations