Dr. McCullough is the former Executive Director of the Pennsylvania Association of School Business Officials (PASBO). PASBO is an association of 3,000 members and is devoted to helping the business of schools through education, training, professional development, and timely access to legislative and policy news.
Prior to joining PASBO, Dr. McCullough was the Chief Financial & Operations Officer and Board Secretary at the Southern York County School District. As Chief Financial & Operations Officer, he was responsible for all business functions, human resources, technology, operations and maintenance, food service, student transportation, public relations and marketing, safety and security, and community education programs. He also served as the Executive Director of the Southern York County School District Foundation, which has been recognized as one of seven highly effective educational foundations in Pennsylvania.
Dr. McCullough has served as President, Vice-President, and a Director on PASBO’s Board, Chair of PASBO’s Facilities Committee, and Chair of PASBO’s Materials Management (Purchasing) Committee. He is the author of the “Elements of Facilities Management” and co-author of the “Elements of Student Transportation.” He received PASBO’s 2003 Award of Achievement in recognition of the outstanding practice: “A Guidance Document for Planning, Design, and Construction of Major Projects Using the Design Team Concept” and the 2013 Award of Achievement for the program, “Cooperative Services Agreement between Two Non-Profit Organizations.” Dr. McCullough was named the 2013 recipient of PASBO’s prestigious Gary Reeser Memorial Award, for the outstanding school business official in Pennsylvania.
Dr. McCullough serves as an adjunct professor for Wilkes University’s Master of Business Leadership program – teaching courses related to facilities management, student transportation, technology, food service, and purchasing. He also is an adjunct professor at Penn State University teaching school finance in the Educational Leadership program.
Dr. McCullough is a Pennsylvania Certified School Business Administrator.