AASA Partners with Schooley Mitchell to Boost School Funds through Cost Reduction Initiatives

April 03, 2024


James Minichello  

Alexandria, Va. – April 3, 2024 – AASA, The School Superintendents Association, is pleased to announce its collaboration with Schooley Mitchell (MWBE Certified), North America’s largest consultancy firm specializing in expense reduction strategies. Together, they aim to empower public schools to optimize their budgets and enhance available funds for educational programs. 

In the face of evolving economic challenges and budget constraints, educational institutions continually seek innovative solutions to maximize resources while maintaining educational excellence. Recognizing this critical need, AASA has joined forces with Schooley Mitchell to equip school administrators with specialized tools and expertise to identify cost-saving opportunities without compromising educational quality.

Through this strategic partnership, AASA and Schooley Mitchell will provide comprehensive support tailored to the unique needs of each educational institution. By leveraging Schooley Mitchell's extensive experience in expense reduction across various industries, schools will benefit from targeted cost reduction strategies, negotiation assistance and ongoing expense management guidance.   

“As stewards of educational resources, school administrators are tasked with ensuring optimal allocation of funds to support student learning and achievement,” said David R. Schuler, AASA executive director. “We are excited to collaborate with Schooley Mitchell to equip our members with the necessary resources and expertise to navigate complex financial landscapes and unlock new opportunities for educational advancement.”

Schooley Mitchell's proven track record in delivering measurable cost savings will enable schools to redirect financial resources towards essential educational initiatives, including curriculum development, technology integration, and student support services.

“We are proud to partner with AASA in our shared commitment to advancing educational excellence through strategic cost management,” said Treigh Hubbard, strategic partner, Schooley Mitchell. “By streamlining expenses and optimizing budgets, schools can amplify their impact on student success and foster a culture of innovation and growth,” added Darren Morris, strategic partner, Schooley Mitchell.

Together, AASA and Schooley Mitchell are poised to drive meaningful change and empower schools to thrive in an increasingly competitive educational landscape.


About AASA
AASA, The School Superintendents Association
, founded in 1865, is the professional organization for more than 13,000 educational leaders in the United States and throughout the world. AASA’s mission is to support and develop effective school system leaders who are dedicated to equitable access for all students to the highest quality public education. For more information, visit www.aasa.org.

About Schooley Mitchell
Schooley Mitchell is the largest independent cost reduction consulting firm in North America, specializing in expense reduction strategies for businesses and organizations across various industries. With a focus on delivering measurable results, Schooley Mitchell helps clients optimize their budgets, streamline expenses, and maximize profitability through comprehensive cost management solutions.  Darren and Treigh can be reached below at: