Staff Information


  • Purchasing Staff

    Brenda Essenburg
     Director of Materials Management
    (281) 634-1071
     
    Responsible for the overall operations of Purchasing, Warehouse, Textbooks and Print Shop
     
    Categories Include: 
    • Construction (new & professional services related to construction)

    Maria Castellanos
     Assistant Director of Materials Management

    (281) 634-1832
    Maria.Castellanos@fortbendisd.com

     

    Categories Include:

    • Legal Counsel
    • Bond Council
    • Internal Audit
    • Real Estate Broker
    • Tax Attorney
    • Strategic Planning
    • HR Leadership/Org Health
     
    Jamel Barnes
     Assistant Director of Materials Management
     
    Categories Inlude:
    • External Audit
    • Bank Depository
    • Financial Advisor
    • HR Temp Services
    • Health Insurance/Benefits
    • Risk Management - Proper Liability Workers Comp, Student
     
    Both Directors are responsible for the direct supervision of the Buyers and Support Staff in the Purchasing Department

     

    Diane Salinas      
     Executive Assistant to Director of Materials Management              
    (281) 634-1841          
    dianer.salinas@fortbendisd.com  

     

    Cris Armijo 
     Executive Assistant to Directors of Materials Management              
    (281) 634-1802
    (281)634-1801
    cris.armijo@fortbendisd.com  

     
    Provides support to the Assistant Directors, manager of our forms library and Purchasing Website

     
    Doris Emeka-Onyenwe           
     Senior Buyer              
    (281) 634-1804  
     
    Categories Include:
    • Construction
    • Construction Professional Services
    • ESCO
    • Utilities
    • Print Shop Paper & Equipment
    • Energy Conservation 
    • CTE Equipment

     
    Kathleen Booker, RTSBA                
     Senior Buyer              
    (281) 634-1805             
    kathleen.booker@fortbendisd.com
     
    Categories Include:
    • Fine Arts
    • Signs & Marquees
    • Construction
    • Construction Professional Services
    • Awards
    • Athletics
    • Uniforms
    • Health/Clinic

     

    Lekecha Johnson        
     Buyer            
    (281) 634-5331
    lekecha.johnson@fortbendisd.com

       

    Categories Include:
    • Apple Products
    • Audiio Visual
    • IT Software
    • IT Hardware

     

    Lisa Bryant         
     Buyer            
    (281) 634-1845       
    lisa.bryant@fortbendisd.com

     

    Categories Include:
    • Extended Learning
    • Instructional Materials
    • Special Ed Consultants
    • Merchant Services
    • Business & Finance (non professional services)
    • Curriculum Professional Development

     

    Amber Reece      
      Buyer             
    (281) 634-0164          
    amber.reece@fortbendisd.com

     

    Categories Include:
    • Facilities
    • Security/Police
    • Custodial Services
    • Transportation

     

    Adrian Bolden
     Buyer                 
    Adrian.Bolden@fortbendisd.com
    281-634-1928

     

    Categories Include:
    • Library 
    • Office Supplies
    • Books/E-Books
    • Textbooks
    • Travel-Employee & Student
    • Catering
    • Snacks Machines
    • Food (CND, Culinary Arts)
    • Cold Beverage Machines/Concessions

           
    Traci Alexander
    Buyer
    Traci.Alexander@fortbendisd.com
     
    Categories Include:
    • Postage/Mail Sorting
    • District Copier
    • Vehicle Purchases
    • Advertisement (Enterprise)
    • Cell Phones
    • Communication/Media/Radios
    • Moving Services
    • Telephones (phone equipment & landlines)
    • Furniture
    • Fuel
     

     
    Marrisa Matherne
     Assistant Buyer
    (281) 634-1928
     
    Categories Include: 

    Requisitions:

    • Refunds
    • Fundraising
    • Authors/Speakers/Presenters
    • Office Supplies
    • Extended Learning
    • Furniture

    Sourcing:

    • Furniture (Assist Buyer)
    • Furniture (Assist Buyer)
    • T & L (Assist Buyer)
    • Professional Development (Assist Buyer)
    • Fundraiser Applications

     

    Clair Taylor
     Assistant Buyer
    clair.taylor@fortbendisd.com
    281-634-1854

     

    Categories Include:

    Requisitions:

    • Business and Finance
    • Extracurricular Rentals
    • Extracurricular Services
    • Copiers
    • Communications/Media/Radios
    • Sam's Club/Grocery Stores
    • Travel -Student and/or Employees

    Sourcing:

    • Sams Club/Grocery
    • Copiers
    • IT/Facilities (Assist Buyer)

     

    Provides support to Buyers by supplying the District with quality products, equipment and services with an optimum balance of quality, coast, supplier support, and timely delivery within legally and professionally prescribed guidelines


     
    Minnie Martinez
    Purchasing Clerk
    (281) 634-1810
     
    • PCards
    • PO Changes
    • Vendor Entry-Add/Change/Inactivate
    • BPO Changes