Anne Poplin, Executive Director
Christi Pirkle, Executive Assistant
Executive Services offers the leadership necessary to carry out the Belief, Vision, and Mission of the service center. As an ESC Core Services area, Executive Services offers support to regional school districts and charter schools for improving student performance, increasing efficiency and economy of school operations, and implementing statewide initiatives as required by the legislature and the Commissioner of Education. Executive Services is committed to employment equity and integrity in Region 9 Education Service Center employment practices.
Region 9 ESC provides basic core services to all Region 9 districts. This includes coordination of monthly TASA Meetings, TEA website services coordination, accountability issues, public school financial accountability with technical assistance provided in all areas of a school’s fiscal operations, and school board member training.
To ensure the effective and efficient delivery of services and to best assist in improving student achievement, Region 9 programs offered have been organized into two divisions: the Division of Fiscal and Support Services and the Division of Instructional Services and Strategic Planning.
The Division of Administrative Support Services includes the Department of Instructional Technology and Media Services, Department of School Finance and Student PEIMS Services, Adult Education, Food Services, Personnel/Certification/Bus Driver Training Services, and Internal Fiscal Operations.
The Division of Instructional Services and Strategic Planning encompasses the Department of Curriculum and Instruction Services, Department of Accelerated Learning Services, Department of Accountability and Compliance Services, and Professional Development.