Duscha Management specializes in review and analysis of your Head Start operating budget and assist your organization with establishing efficient cost allocation methodologies which improve your overall quality of care. 


We build your business and fiscal capacity by ensuring accurate fiscal reporting for compliance, allocating costs, and budget maximization.


Our executive level staff brings expertise, academic credentials, current regulatory and research knowledge and a deep commitment to enhancing the lives of children and families to every project.


We meet with each client to determine the specific needs of their program and design a plan that is customized to achieve individual goals and results. WE DELIVER SOLUTIONS! 


Our technical assistance meets and complies with the Office of Head Start discretionary grant award expectations. We are positioned to ensure that all of our engaged partners meet the requirements for effective grant and fiscal management. If you are new, or members of your team are new, we are the Technical Assistance provider for you. Our services also are appropriate for seasoned staff members as well. If you have experienced on-site review breakdowns and failures, we are equipped to assist your day-to-day management team with solution based technical assistance.  




Fiscal and Program Operations  


Our team at Duscha (pronounced Doo-shay) Management LLC has previous experience working directly with the National Center for Program Management and Fiscal Operations (PMFO). Our input spearheaded a variety of efforts for improved training and technical assistance for EHS/HS programs in all twelve regions that serve Head Start children and families, including training guides for Non-Federal Match, Cost Allocation, Risk Assessments, and Facilities, Maintenance and Repair. 


Our team is nationally recognized for its expertise with integrating fiscal and operations for Head Start grantees. Understanding the efforts required to meet continuous program improvement is critical for grantees success and we fully assure you "dialed in" training and technical assistance.


Duscha Management has over 25 years of executive level administrative experience leading non-profit and governmental agencies, which includes Collective Bargaining Agreements, Strategic Planning, Community Assessment/Engagement, and Leadership/Coaching.


  • OUR TEAM CONSISTS OF QUALIFIED CONSULTANTS THAT PROVIDE ON-SITE TRAINING AND TECHNICAL ASSISTANT FOR EARLY HEAD START AND HEAD START GRANTEES. 
  • WE HAVE A TEAM THAT HAS EXPERIENCE MANAGING PROGRAM OPERATIONS FOR GRANT AWARDS RANGING FROM $2,000,000 TO $70,000,000. OUR TEAM HAS EXTENSIVE EXPERIENCE WITH HUMAN RESOURCES/STAFF DEVELOPMENT, EFFECTIVE STRATEGIES FOR MAINTAINING ENROLLMENT, REPAIRING PROCEDURES (ADULT/CHILD INFRACTIONS), AS WELL AS COLLECTIVE BARGAIN AGREEMENT CONTRACTS.


Serving children and Families is a rewarding business. It is also a challenging business. Maintain your teams understanding of the performance for continuous program improvement requirements. Contact us today for further information on how we can work together to ensure that you are delivering quality services.


Partial Menu of Training and Technical Assistance


Cost Allocation
Decision Making/Decision Rights
Grants Management 101
Cost Principles and Audit Requirements
Uniform Guidance Part 75/Part 200
Labor Management (Collective Bargaining Agreements)
Strategic Planning
Non-Federal Match (this training includes forms for use)
EHS/HS Program Operations
Emergency Preparedness Policies and Procedures
Leadership/Coaching
Fiscal Policies and Procedures
Internal Controls
Head Start Performance Standards Overview


  • HUMAN RESOURCES/STAFF DEVELOPMENT
  • FISCAL ADMINISTRATION
  • SLOT REDUCTION/CONVERSION
  • FACILITIES/PROPERTY MANAGEMENT 
  • PLANNING
  • GOVERNANCE
  • SELF ASSESSMENT
  • COMMUNITY ASSESSMENT 
  • ENROLLMENT, RECRUITING, SELECTION, ATTENDANCE, ELIGIBILITY 
  • RECORD KEEPING/DOCUMENTATION MANAGEMENT
  • COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIPS
  • FATHERHOOD ENGAGEMENT 
  • HEAD START MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS (PMFO MANAGEMENT WHEEL)


“There is a great deal of good training that occurs but I need answers and resources that will have immediate impact. Mr. Reid provided that. The Non-Federal Match training and forms that were presented really helped us out.”  - Brian K …Houston TX


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Email duschamgt@gmail.com