Paula Driscoll, Executive Director

Paula serves as the Executive Director of School Business and Advisory Services for the Ventura County Office of Education (VCOE).  Paula and her Team (The Team) provide services designed to promote sound fiscal management through responsive technical and financial advisory services. The Team is also responsible for supporting centralized business systems that are used to serve all local K-12 school districts and many charters in Ventura County.  Paula has over 25 years of school business experience with 18 of those years at VCOE.  Prior to joining VCOE, she enjoyed supporting students through her work in school business with the Santa Paula Union High School and Conejo Valley Unified School Districts, both in Ventura County.  

Name Title Phone Email

Paula Driscoll Executive Director 805-383-1981
Dannielle Brook Director 805-383-1980
Belen Walker Accounting Assistant II / Administrative Assistant II 805-383-1982
Anne Mercer Business Systems Manager 805-383-1986
Name Title Phone Number Email
Retirement Contacts

Monika  Keller Retirement Specialist (CalPERS) 805-383-1993
Dorrie Perrin Retirement Specialist (CalSTRS) 805-383-1992
JoLinn Hensley Assistant Retirement Specialist 805-383-1994
Valerie  Geerdes Assistant Retirement Specialist 805-383-1995
Name Title Phone Number Email
System Support Contacts

Vacant  Position Business Systems Specialist 805-383-1983
Mark Walker Business Systems Specialist 805-383-1989
Anne  Mercer Business Systems Manager 805-383-1986
Cindy Coggshall Business Systems Specialist 805-383-1990
Mike Mondello Business Systems Specialist 805-383-1991
Name Title Phone Number Email
Operations Contacts

Dody Blankenburg Accountant 805-383-1987
Jeanessa Lopez Senior Accounting Assistant 805-383-1988
Lisa Worsley Accounting Assistant II 805-383-1979
Annette Tarin Contract Technician 805-383-1985
Cathy White Financial Analyst II 805-383-1984