Welcome to Business & Finance

  • Business & Finance

  • Mission Statement   

    The Business and Finance Office is responsible for the general accounting, financial reporting, and financial training for the School District.  The office strives for developing and maintaining great working relationships with its schools and departments while having customer service as a priority.

    The Mission of the Donna Independent School District Business and Finance Office is accomplished by providing exemplary customer support services to students, parents, faculty and staff through maintaining well-trained, confident and proactive departmental personnel who are supported by an actively involved finance management team.

    The primary goal of the Business Office is to protect the assets of the District and to ensure that all financial transactions are performed in accordance with generally accepted accounting practices.


    We desire feedback and direction from you so that we can continue to improve and meet your needs.  Your input is important to us, as we strive to assist all our Donna ISD students by creating opportunties for success.

    About US


    The Business and Finance Office is responsible for the direction, management, and supervision of all aspects of the receipt, disbursement, reimbursement, investment, control and reporting of the fiscal resources or the Board of Trustees of the Donna Independent School District.  The Assistant Superintendent of Business and Finance is also responsible for the development of long term financial plans for the allocation of resources projected for the District.


    There are seven major departments within the Business and Finance Office:  Accounting and Business Services; Accounts Payable, Payroll, Purchasing, Federal Programs, and Warehouse.  Each of these departments performs a designated function in the fiscal and business operations and each function flows directly from one to the other.

  • Contact Us
    Accounting Department 
    Alfonso H. Perez, Jr.,Asst. Supt. For Business & Finance
    Gerardo Cavazos, Finance Director
    Christina A. Ochoa, Accounting Supervisor
    Bryon D. Vela,Accountant
    Yadira Y. Tamez, Accountant
    Jose A. Jaime, Jr., Accountant

    Maria E. Gonzales,Secretary
    Norma Rodriguez, Secretary/Bookeeper-Finance
    Estefania Mora,Accounting Specialist
     - Receptionist

    Luz Rodriguez, Supervisor
    Delia Garcia, A/P Clerk-Head
    San Juanita Lopez, A/P Clerk
    Delia N. Villarreal, A/P Clerk

    Jose L. Marines, Coordinator
    Alma Yerena, Specialist-Head
    Ruby Alfaro, Clerk
    Ida Gracia, Clerk

    Purchasing Department
    Joe D. Smedley, Director
    Xavier Garza, Specialist
    Luz Lopez, Secretary

    116 North 10th Street
    Donna, Texas 78537
    (956) 464-1620
    (956) 464-1636
    Monday - Thursday
    8:00 a.m. to 5:15 p.m

    8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m..