Chagrin Falls Exempted Village Schools
400 East Washington Street
Chagrin Falls, Ohio 44022
The Chagrin Falls Board of Education approved the hiring of Candi R. Lukat as the District’s interim treasurer at the Board meeting on December 12.
Lukat, a resident of Chagrin Falls, has most recently served as controller of the San Diego Unified School District. She directed, coordinated and supervised the daily operations of the accounts payable, financial accounting, fiscal control, and material control departments for this school district with an average daily attendance of 123,000 students in 235 instructional facilities, 49 sponsored charter schools, and combined general fund restricted and unrestricted revenues of $1.3 billion. Prior to that, she was the treasurer of Kenston Local School District from 2013-2016. From 1999-2013, Lukat was the director of grants/funded programs for Cleveland Metropolitan School District. She managed a diverse professional finance staff of 12 who supported 50,000 students in 111 schools with more than 6,000 employees.
Lukat received her Master of Public Administration and Bachelor of Arts degrees from The Ohio State University. She holds a five-year school treasurer license.