CTPA Board of Directors

Executive Director Danny Poolman – Round Rock ISD

President Angie Marsh – Georgetown ISD

Vice President – Vacant

Treasurer Toni Bullock – New Caney ISD

Secretary Christopher Gorski – Tomball ISD


Director Area A Nicole Turner – Hays CISD

Director Area B Christa Spearman – Northwest ISD

Director Area C Veronica Campbell – Clint ISD

Director Area D Vacant

Following are the duties of the Board of Directors as prescribed by the CTPA By Laws.


  1. The management of the Alliance shall be vested in an Executive Director and a Board of Directors.
  2. The Board of Directors shall consist of the following member representatives: Executive Director, President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer and four (4) Directors.
  3. The Round Rock Independent School District’s lead purchasing authority shall be the Executive Director of the Alliance.
  4. Officer positions shall only be held by K-12 member districts.
  5. Each member organization shall appoint a single representative as its voting member. Only voting members are eligible for Officer or Board positions.
  6. Upon the anniversary date of the Alliance (first meeting in January of each year) the Vice President becomes President, Secretary becomes Vice President, and Treasurer becomes Secretary.
  7. A Director will be nominated and elected by the membership to become Treasurer.
  8. In the event an officer is unable or unwilling to ascend to the next level or if there is a vacancy in officer position for other reasons, the vacant position will be assumed by the remaining Officers for the remainder of the term of office.
  9. Term. All Board members shall serve three-year terms, but are eligible for re-election. However, no board member shall serve more than two three year terms. The first Board will include members with one and two-year terms to begin staggered terms.


  1. Executive Director
    1.1 Serves as coordinator and manager of the alliance.
    1.2 Serves as ad hoc committee member at all board meetings.
    1.3 Prepares contracts and services to be presented to the President and the Board of Directors for approval.
    1.4 Receives all funds paid to the alliance in the form of membership dues, sponsor fees, booth fees and any and all other income due the alliance. Forwards receipts and all other documents to the treasurer.
    1.5 Serves as Chairperson of the Nominating Committee.
    1.6 Acts as Authorized Representative for the Alliance in all matters pertaining to the execution of Interlocal Participation Agreements.
  2. President
    2.1 Conducts and presides over the Board of Directors, the alliance and all board meetings.
  3. Vice President (President Elect)
    3.1 In the absence of the President performs all duties of the President and other duties as requested by the President.
  4. Secretary (Vice President Elect)
    4.1 Will record the minutes of all board meetings.
    4.2 Maintain the historical records of the alliance.
    4.3 Keep a roster of the membership and sponsors.
  5. Treasurer – (Secretary Elect) Works with CPA/Auditing firm chosen by the Board of Directors to provide the following services.
    5.1 Quarterly financial reports.
    5.2 Ensure all financial records are submitted for annual audit by the Board of Directors or Board’s appointee(s).
  6. Directors
    6.1 Directors shall be appointed/elected only from Regions defined by the Board of Directors. Only one person from each entity can serve on the Board of Directors as an Officer or Director.
    6.2 Responsible for formation of subcommittees and coordination and/or performance of special projects and research as may be assigned by the Board.
    6.3 Sponsor group for mentoring, training and other member support services as may be assigned by the Board.

Latest NewsQuick Resources

CTPA Web Site - 01/20/09
Jan. 20, 2009 - The Central Texas Purchasing Alliance (CTPA) web site for members and guests is a source of good information. The site will allow guests to view what school districts are members and the benefits of membership, plus allowing for the member districts to share and network existing contracts, solicitations, and other important documentation. It is a tool created by members to help each other in their workplaces.

Elections in April - 01/20/09
At our April Meeting meeting new officers and directors will be chosen. Stay tuned for details!

CTPA Executive Director - 01/20/09
Jamie Spiegel is the Executive Director of the CTPA. This position comes along with being chosen as the new Purchasing Director for Round Rock ISD.