• Department Main Number (732) 613-6720 Fax  (732) 698-9624

    Joseph Crotchfelt, CPA, Director of Financial Services
    (732) 613-6625 jcrotchfelt@ebnet.org 

    Chetna Mahapatra, Confidential Secretary
    (732) 613-6716 cmahapatra@ebnet.org


    The Financial Services Department is responsible for the management and oversight of the school district's day-to-day fiscal operations.  It is responsible for adhering to Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, Governmental Accounting Standards Board rules, Federal and New Jersey State laws and regulations, and Board of Education policies and regulations.  The Department is comprised of four units:  Accounting, Accounts Payable, Payroll & Employee Benefits, and Purchasing.