2018 CCSA Conference Sponsor Acknowledgement

Thank you to the sponsors of the 25th Annual California Charter Schools Conference. These partners play a critical role in making this an exceptional event. Learn more about how they are serving charter schools below and be sure to visit them in the Exhibit Hall Sponsors’ Circle onsite in San Diego!

Booth #1100
PO Box 969
Weimar CA, 95736
916.880.3464 (PH)
530.637.5701 (FX)

For leaders of the charter school community who need a comprehensive and proactive plan to keep their schools safe, CharterSAFE serves as the schools’ protector and caretaker in risk management, safety, and insurance to help keeps schools safe financially, reputationally, and physically.

At CharterSAFE, our mission is to help our member schools maintain a strong understanding of school exposures and risk mitigation. We believe that providing a safe and secure environment promotes a focus on teaching, learning, and student outcomes.

Created in 2004 by charter school leaders, CharterSAFE is a non-profit self-insured risk pool that provides a charter school specific liability, property, and workers’ compensation insurance program and risk management services to over 875 charter school locations in California ranging from developing schools to Charter Management Organizations (CMOs).

If you’re interested in getting a quote and joining CharterSAFE, please email or call (888) 901-0004.

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Charter School Capital Inc.
Booth #900
222 SW Columbia, Suite 1750
Portland OR, 97201
503.803.6767 (PH)
503.803.6767 (FX)

Charter School Capital is proud to deliver access to growth capital and facilities financing to charter schools nationwide.

Young, Minney & Corr, LLP
Booth #1011
655 University Avenue, Suite 150
Sacramento CA, 95825
916.646.1400 (PH)
916.646.1300 (FX)

Young, Minney & Corr, LLP is proud to be California’s most experienced, knowledgeable and respected firm working in the unique area of charter school law.

Booth #1105
462 7th Ave, 21st Floor
New York NY, 10018
877.274.3390 (PH)

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EdTec Inc.
Booth #904
1410A 62nd Street
Emeryville CA, 94608
510.663.3500 (PH)
510.663.3503 (FX)

EdTec provides best-in-class business, operations, and performance services to charter schools. Our team of experts supports schools across all stages of development:

Create: Charter Petition Development, PCSGP Support
Launch: Pre-Launch Services, SIS Selection, Board Development
Operate: Back-Office Services, EdTec School Portal
Perform: LCAP, CALPADS, Achievement Analysis, School Software
Thrive: Charter Renewal, WASC, Grant Writing, Strategic Planning, Board Development

EdTec’s mission is to drive quality in the charter school movement by providing the people, expertise, and systems that equip school leadership with operational support, business insights, and performance analyses to promote effective decision-making. Stop by Booth 904 to meet our team!

Booth #1110
2338 Port Aberdeen Place
Newport Beach CA, 92660
949.244.1679 (PH)

Ziegler provides its charter school clients with capital for financing new construction, refinancing existing debt or advising on future developments.

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Booth #914,910,818
PO Box 340580
Sacramento CA, 95834
888.392.3928 (PH)
855.392.3939 (FX)

CharterLIFE is the only health Trust created specifically by and for charter school people. Our members benefit from our experience, stability, quality benefits and services.

BB&T Capital Markets
Booth #803
1880 Century Park East, Suite 400
Los Angeles CA, 90067
704.954.1542 (PH)

BB&T’s Education Finance Group provides comprehensive capital structure for charter schools while supporting our clients to ensure long-term success.

Could not find company [Learn4Life]

Piper Jaffray & Co.
Booth #811
800 Nicollet Mall, Suite 1000
Minneapolis MN, 55402
612.303.1776 (PH)
612.303.6966 (FX)

Piper Jaffray is a national leader in charter school finance and has long been a leader in California public finance with offices in Sacramento, San Francisco, Los Angeles and Orange County. In the past five years, we have provided permanent, long-term fixed rate financing for over 100 charter schools. Piper Jaffray has financed acquisitions, new construction, renovations and equipment for charter school facilities. Integral to our approach is that our focus is not simply the execution of the transaction at hand, but rather the delivery of continuing, superior client service and the establishment of enduring, long-term relationships.

Staples Business Advantage
16501 Trojan Way
La Mirada CA, 90638
714.868.4625 (PH)

EPR Properties
Booth #802
909 Walnut Street, Suite 200
Kansas City MO, 64106
816.472.1700 (PH)

EPR Properties provides financing solutions for the development and acquisition of charter school facilities. EPR Properties understands that safe, attractive, purpose-built facilities are vital to the success of your school. As leaders in the financing of charter schools, we’re able to meet your unique needs, including land acquisition and new construction, property acquisition and renovation, and acquisition of existing schools with leases already in place. We provide 100% of the financing and are 100% committed to bringing your school to life on time, on budget, and with passion.

Visit to learn more.

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Alliant Insurance Services
Booth #800
1301 Dove Street, Suite 200
Newport Beach CA, 92660
949.260.5096 (PH)
619.699.2127 (FX)

Could not find company [Pacific Western Bank]

121 Northwest Everett
Portland OR, 97032
503.444.6423 (PH)
503.639.7873 (FX)

Could not find company [CliftonLarsonAllen LLP]

Delta Managed Solutions
Booth #801
1451 River Park Drive, Suite 180
Sacramento CA, 95815
916.649.6461 (PH)
916.244.0307 (FX)

Providing back-office and financing solutions with superior service resulting from a strong customer service focus and technology with 24/7 access to your financials.

RBC Capital Markets
Booth #1015
2398 East Camelback Road, Suite 700
Phoenix AZ, 85016
602.381.5371 (PH)
602.381.5380 (FX)

RBC Capital Markets assists charters with navigating the facility bond finance process. RBC has secured facility financing for $3 billion of projects across the country.

Booth #810
1550 Wewatta Street, 2nd Floor
Denver CO, 80202
833.476.2897 (PH)

BuyQ is a mission-driven group purchasing organization specifically for charter schools. We help charter schools save time and money by providing access to pre-negotiated, U.S. Department of Education “EDGAR”-compliant group purchasing contracts with top national vendors. BuyQ selects vendors through an open and competitive RFP process that leverages the combined purchasing power of 5,000+ charter schools to deliver significant savings and other valuable benefits. When schools purchase through a BuyQ contract they can feel confident they are making the most of their time and budget. Participation is free. Get started today at
Booth #612
334 Second St.
Catasauqua PA, 18032
610.266.9157 (PH)
610.266.7817 (FX)

Elephango, the perfect curriculum companion, allows teachers to personalize a learning experience for each of their students. Sparks curiosity, deepens understanding and builds confidence.

Charter Impact Inc.
Booth #813
15760 Ventura Blvd., Suite 960
Encino CA, 91436
888.474.0322 (PH)
888.562.9312 (FX)

Charter Impact empowers mission-driven organizations to achieve their goals through personalized support in finance, operations and business management.

Hertz Furniture
Booth #1111
170 Williams Drive
Ramsey NJ, 07446
800.526.4677 (PH)
800.842.9290 (FX)

Flexible, Collaborative, Individualized, or Traditional - Hertz Furniture has innovative furniture to match your teaching style, curriculum, and budget for every room in your school.

School Pathways LLC
Booth #1112
181 Commercial Street
Portola CA, 96122
866.200.6936 (PH)
530.831.8800 (FX)

School Pathways Student Information System: Responsive, Adaptive, and Integrated! ONE cutting-edge system with MULTIPLE educational solutions to support Performance-Based, Blended, & Personalized Learning.

Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC
Booth #805
9171 Towne Centre Drive, Suite 500
San Diego CA, 92122
858.587.7161 (PH)

Whether you’re a CMO, single site charter or a home based learning school Marsh & McLennan has the insurance and employee benefits solution for you.

Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP
Booth #812
525 B Street, Suite 2200
San Diego CA, 92101
619.238.1900 (PH)
619.235.0398 (FX)