Field Services Staff - Administration

George Kazanas, Director  

George joined the Field Services Staff as division director in January 2023. He most recently served as Midway ISD’s superintendent and has 32 years of experience in public education. Kazanas was named Region 12 Superintendent of the Year in 2018 and 2004, while serving in Midway and China Spring ISDs. He is currently serving as President of Texas Association of Suburban/Mid-Urban Schools and executive committee member for the Texas Association of Community Schools. He previously served two different terms as a TASA Executive Committee Member. Kazanas has a bachelor and master’s degree from Baylor University and a doctorate from Tarleton State University.                                                                                                          

Joy Rivera, Administrative Assistant

Joy joined the Field Services Staff in May 2016.