Deborah Ottmers
Deborah Ottmers

Email: deboraho@fisd.org

Deborah Ottmers

Assistant Superintendent for Business and Finance


Education/Degrees

  • Master of Business Administration from the University of Texas at San Antonio, 1995
  • Bachelor of Business Administration, Accounting, from Texas State University, 1984

Professional Experiences

  • Assistant Superintendent for Business and Finance, Fredericksburg I.S.D., 2004 to present
  • Concordia University ADP Business Instructor, 2006 to present
  • TASBO Writer and Instructor, 2000 to present
  • Senior Accounting Manager, North East I.S.D., 2003 to 2004
  • Internal Auditor, North East I.S.D., 1999 to 2003
  • Business Education teacher, North East I.S.D., 1995 to 1999
  • Business Education teacher, Southwest I.S.D., 1993 to 1995
  • Self-employed, 1992 to 1993
  • Director of Internal Audit, Luby’s Cafeterias, 1990 to 1991
  • Internal Auditor, Luby’s Cafeterias, 1985 to 1990
  • Staff Auditor, Ernst & Whinney, 1984 to 1985

Associations/Credentials

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) 1989 to present
  • Registered Texas School Business Administrator (RTSBA), 2004 to present
  • Certified Business Manager (CBM), 2002 to present
  • Texas Certified Teacher, 1994 to present
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) member, 1985 to present
  • Texas Association of School Business Officials (TASBO) member, 1999 to present
  • TASBO President 2013-2014
  • TASBO President Elect, 2012-2013
  • TASBO Vice President, 2011-2012
  • TASBO Board of Directors, 2008 to 2011
  • TASBO Internal Audit Committee Chair, 2003-2005
  • TASBO Alamo Area President, 2003-2004
  • Boy Scouts of America Troop 135 Scoutmaster and Assistant Scoutmaster, 2009 to present
  • Boys & Girls Club of the Texas Hill Country Board of Directors, 2007 to 2012
  • Gillespie County Leadership 2006 Graduate

Family Background

  • Deborah and her husband Carlton have two sons who attend FISD Fredericksburg High School.