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Board of Trustees Approves New Director of Finance 

At last week’s Board Meeting, the Board of Trustees approved Christy Stinson as the new Director of Finance for Bridgeport ISD. Stinson has almost 30 years of experience in public education and school finance. 

“We are so excited to add Mrs. Stinson to our Bridgeport ISD team,” said Superintendent Dr. Amy Ellis. “With her years of experience and expertise in school finance, Christy is the perfect candidate to lead this district as we strive to be fiscally responsible in providing the best learning environment for our students.” 

Prior to Bridgeport ISD, Stinson spent 22 years as a Business Manager/Director of Finance. In 2017, she earned the Transparency Stars Award in the area of Traditional Finances from the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts, as well as the Transparency Stars Award in the area of Debt Obligations. 

In her new role, Stinson will oversee the budget, purchasing, payroll and more. Stinson started in her new position on Monday, May 23.