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Business Team

Stacey McDowell
Chief Financial Officer

Lesli Atkins
Purchasing Specialist/CFO

George Crandall
Director of Finance

Gwendolyn Bradley

Cheryl Wood

Anna Jadusingh
Database Administrator II

Tracy Thompson
Database Administrator II

Julia Hutchins
Student Support Specialist

Guadalupe Lara
Payroll Benefits Specialist

Lynley Marlar
Purchasing & Contracts Coordinator

Jacqueline McGee

Cynthia Monteilh
Payroll Coordinator

Susan Dill
Accounts Payable

Theresa Orlando
Accounts Payable Specialist

Frankie Periou
Payroll Manager

Tiffany Espinoza
PEIMS Coordinator

Business in La Porte ISD

The Business Office manages and supports the financial stability of La Porte ISD.  Our department consists of Finance, Accounts Payable, Purchasing, Payroll, Student Support and Software Support.

Guiding Principles

  • Provide excellent service to both internal and external customers
  • Maintain compliance with all applicable federal, state and local financial rules/regulations
  • Adhere to all ethical standards
  • Promote training, empowerment and accountability
  • Seize opportunities for improvement of our business processes


Photo of the business office personnel

We get down to business, so you don’t have to!

  • 2024 TASBO Purchasing Award of Merit
  • Texas Comptroller Transparency Star Traditional Finances
  • Texas Comptroller Transparency Stars
  • GFOA Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting
  • ASBO Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting