March 16, 2016
Evelyn Guerra named HPISD Director of Business Services
Evelyn Guerra has been promoted to serve as Highland Park ISD's Director of Business Services. She will direct and manage the operation of all financial and business affairs of the district, including accounting, payroll, purchasing, risk management and tax collection.
 
Guerra has 11 years of experience in school finance, the last five in HPISD, where she served as the district's staff accountant. Prior to joining the district, she served for six years as Arlington ISD's staff auditor.

"Evelyn brings a wealth of both experience with our district and knowledge of school and governmental finance," said Assistant Superintendent for Business Services Tim Turner. "She will be a great fit in her new role as HPISD's financial manager."

Guerra received her bachelor's and her master's degrees from the University of Texas at Arlington. She earned her Texas CPA license in 2010, and she is a Certified Texas School Business Specialist for the Texas Association of School Business Officials.

"It is an honor to be selected for this position and to follow in my predecessors' footsteps," Guerra said. "I look forward to serving the district's business needs and building on the partnerships with the HPISD community."
 
Guerra and her husband Abel live in Dallas with their two-year-old daughter Ava.

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