Business, Finance, and Purchasing

Transparency StarGENERAL OVERVIEW - The DeSoto ISD Business Services Division's primary goal is to develop and implement the district's financial budget, manage fiscally sound investments and advise leadership on revenues and expenditures.

RESPONSIBILITIES - The Business Services Division includes financial services, accounts payable, payroll, federal grants, as well as purchasing services, and external contracted services.

DeSoto ISD Financial Transparency Documents are all included in the documents link to the left.


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Department Contact Information: 

Lawrence Galloway

Chief Financial Officer

(972) 274-8212 Ext. 8494 [email protected]

Andrea Hall

Executive Assistant

(972) 274-8212 Ext. 8494 [email protected]

Saundra Scott

Director of Business Operations

(972) 274-8212 Ext. 8213 [email protected]

Bessye Adams


(972) 274-8212 Ext. 8224 [email protected]
Ron Carter Accounting Director (972) 274-8212 ext. 8701 [email protected] 

Shannon Starks

Accounts Payable Coordinator

(972) 274-8212 Ext. 8211 [email protected]

Alecia Williams

Purchasing Manager

(972) 274-8212 Ext. 8702 [email protected]

Tracie Cook

Staff Accountant

(972) 274-8212 Ext. 8427 [email protected]