Barbie Roessler
I take great pride in helping our school districts with the financial guidance I can provide. My clients and I share a common mission of always putting students' needs first; it's a mission that makes me very excited to come to work each day.

Barbie Roessler

Financial Specialist
Barbie Roessler

Barbie is a Financial Specialist with Ehlers’ Minnesota education team. Barbie works with Ehlers’ 200+ Minnesota school districts providing financial analysis, operating referendum planning, property tax impact scenarios and budget projection modeling. Barbie joined Ehlers in 2018 after more than 20 years with Region V Computer Services, where she most recently served as its Executive Director delivering service and technical support to Minnesota School Districts.

Barbie has three children who keep her busy with various activities; she is always cheering them on at their sporting and extra-curricular events. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family, cooking and vacationing wherever and whenever she can.

Areas of Expertise

Financial Management Planning
  • Operating Referendum Planning & Support
  • Capital Projects Levy Assistance
  • Truth in Taxation Hearing Presentations
  • Assistance with Legislative Initiatives
  • Lease Levy Approval
  • Long-Term Budget Planning
  • Benchmarking District Operations
  • School Finance

Licenses & Certifications

Pursuing Series 50 License: Municipal Advisor Representative


Bachelor of Science – Accounting, Spencer School of Business

Professional Affiliations & Memberships

Minnesota Association of School Business Officials
Minnesota Association of School Administrators
Minnesota School Board Association

Community Involvement

Harry Mevering Center, Mankato, MN – Past Board Member
Christ the King Education Team, Mankato, MN – Past Board Member