Mequon-Thiensville School District

Business Services

Business Services provides a range of financial and business services that include:

  • Budget and Finance
  • Accounting
  • Payroll
  • Food Service
  • Transportation & Busing
  • Purchasing
  • Insurance/Risk Management

Business services staff members work in concert with district administrators and staff, the board of education, government agencies, and other individuals and groups to ensure the highest degree of safeguarding and transparency of the public's assets.

Business Office Functions

Budget & Finance

In order to achieve our vision and mission, the school district uses a strategic plan to determine priorities, make decisions regarding resources, and align our operations with the goal to ensure that employees and other stakeholders are working toward common goals.

Learn more about budget & finance in MTSD, and review detailed documents.

Food Service

We offer a variety of healthy meal options to students daily as a participant in the National School Lunch Program. Breakfast and lunch are provided through a private contractor, ARAMARK Education. Students may also bring a lunch from home.

Learn more about the food service program, view menus and fees, and connect to online meal payment.

Transportation & Busing

The goal of the transportation program is to provide safe, reliable and efficient transportation services for all eligible students.

The school district provides transportation services to over 4,200 kindergarten, elementary, middle and high school students by contract with Go Riteway. We understand the bus ride to and from school is an extension of the school day. We actively collaborate with to ensure that Go Riteway believes that keeping students safe if priority one. The GO Riteway fleet is consistently checked and approved for safety and maintenance, and are clean and comfortable for passengers.

Learn more about transportation & busing.

Notice of Request for Proposal (RFP)

The Mequon-Thiensville School District invites offers to submit proposals for management of the district food service program. Contract period is July 1, 2019 through June 30, 2020 with the option to renew for up to 4 one year terms.

Proposals must be received by the Executive Director of Business Services, at 5000 W Mequon Road, Mequon WI 53092. Proposals are due no later than 11:30 A.M. CST, on March 8, 2019, at which time and place proposals received will be logged for evaluation. Late proposals will not be accepted.

Requesting a Copy of RFP; only those organizations who request a copy of the RFP will receive a copy of the RFP. To obtain a copy of the RFP please email Sarah Viera at

Required Attendance at Pre-Proposal Meeting; organizations who intend to submit proposals are required to attend the pre-proposal meeting on February 19, 2019 at 9:00 A.M. CST, at the following location: 5000 West Mequon Rd, Mequon WI 53092. Only those organizations that have submitted a responsive proposal and attended the required pre-proposal meeting will be considered in the evaluation of proposals.

Questions; contact Sarah Viera at 262-238-8509 or email

Sarah Viera

Sarah Viera
Executive Director of Business Services

Pam Decker
Accounts Payable Manager

Yvonne Eynon

Yvonne Eynon
Assistant to the Executive Director of Business Services

Kim Gehring

Kim Gehring
Payroll and Benefits Specialist

Cindy Leinfelder

Cindy Leinfelder
Business Assistant