The Charter Institute at Erskine Finance Office functions as the finance and budgeting arm of the Institute. It is responsible for most of the financial aspects of the Institute, including, but not limited to, the following:

  • Budgeting
  • Audit Management
  • Accounting
  • Payroll
  • Accounts Payable
  • Accounts Receivable
  • Purchasing and Procurement
  • Inventory and Asset Management
  • Grant Management

The Charter Institute at Erskine contract with an external (or independent) auditor to review all Institute finances. The auditors report directly to the Charter Institute at Erskine Board of Directors.

Purchasing and contracting for all services, equipment and supplies are handled through this office in accordance with South Caroline State Procurement regulations. 

The Finance Office also provides important budget information to State and Federal agencies, the South Carolina Department of Education, the Board of Directors, District staff and administration and the CEO. 


john li
Director of finance
Phone: 803-849-2459


ashley sturkie
fiscal coordinator
Phone: 803-995-0852