Phone: (616) 786-2050

Business & Finance

Welcome to West Ottawa’s Finance Department

Department Contacts

Jim English, Associate Superintendent for Business Services
Phone: (616) 786-2070

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Kyle Barr, Director of Finance
Phone: (616) 786-2075

Brady Syrek, Payroll and Benefits Coordinator
Phone: (616) 786-2074

Monica Backis, Payroll Processor
Phone: (616) 786-2071

Tyler Weavers, Staff Accountant
Phone: (616) 786-2076

Eric Timmer, Staff Accountant
Phone: (616) 786-2077

Michael McDonald, Staff Accountant
Phone: (616) 786-2072

David Nuñez, Accounts Payable Clerk
Phone: (616) 786-2079


The Business Office manages over $85 million in revenues and expenditures each year. This includes $39 million of payroll, $3.8 million of food service related expenses, $3 million in student transportation, and $1.4 million in utility expenses in addition to much more. You can follow us on our Twitter feed @WOPSfinance.

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