Purpose

The Division of Business, Operations, and Finance Support provides quality support in the areas of finance and operations to all Region One ESC programs, local school districts and charter schools by assisting them in improving student performance and enabling them to operate efficiently and economically. 

Services

The Division provides quality effective training and assistance to the schools’ educational leaders and student service providers through shared services and cooperative agreements. Services provided include Finance updates thru the Finance Advisory Council and Business Support Services, Business Operations, the Child Nutrition Program - South Texas Cooperative; which includes the Electricity Consortium, and many ‘service-oriented’ bids requested from our districts;  Information Technology which consists of;  Data Processing, Public Education Information Management System (PEIMS), Technology Resources such as ESCONETT Regional Network, Annual Technology Conference, Technology Staff Development, Virtual Preview Center and Distance Learning Consortium.

Leadership Team

  • Frances Guzman – Deputy Director
  • Amanda Galvan – Finance Director
  • Carmen Ocanas-Lerma - Food and Nutrition Director
  • James Mendoza – Administrator for Information Technology
  • Mark Wallace – Director for Facilities & Operations


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Contact Information

Frances Guzman
Deputy Director for Business
Operations & Finance Support
(956) 984-6290
 
Sandra C. Garcia
Business Specialist
(956) 984-6004
sgarcia@esc1.net
 
Christina Tijerina
Administrative Assistant
(956) 984-6284
ctijerina@esc1.net
 
 
 
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