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The budget office functions include planning, coordinating, preparing and implementing the College budget. The budget office serves the College by making funds available in departmental accounts that include personnel costs, current expense and capital expense


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Budget Training

A budget training session is held for all new employees who have requested PantherNet access to budget in Fund 1, the College Operating Fund. When an employee is notified that PantherNet access has been granted, the employee is instructed to contact the Budget Office. [Network access or remote desktop needed] A training session is scheduled through Outlook.

A refresher class is offered to any employee who would like to review the PantherNet income and expense screens, budget transfer rules for Fund 1, and an introduction to SQL reporting.

Click the below link to send an email request to be added to the training list. Your name will be added to the next scheduled training session and you will be notified through Outlook.

           Click Here to Request Refresher Class

If your PantherNet access is limited to the restricted accounts in Fund 2, please contact your Grants Accountant for training.

Fund 6 (Agency Funds or Club Accounts) is cash based and does not budget. Fund 6 Information


Contact Us

Budget Office
Palm Beach State College
4200 S. Congress Avenue,  MS#11.5
Lake Worth, FL 33461

Phone: (561) 868-3096
Fax: (561) 868-3107

Employee Contact Information
Name Title Phone Number Email MS#
Rick Fethke Budget Director 561-868-4226 11.5
Steve Faurot Budget Manager 561-868-3661 11.5
Barbara Black Budget Accounting Specialist 561-868-3096 11.5
Israel Cidey Fixed Asset and Construction Accountant 561-868-3096 11.5

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