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Support Services

Welcome to the Department of Support Services!  This Department maintains four separate divisions: Building Maintenance, Food Services, Grounds Maintenance & Transportation. Each division functions under the leadership of an individual manager with direct oversight from Preston Lindsey, Executive Director of Support Services.
Building Maintenance

MikeMichael Russell
Visitors to our district often marvel that our facilities are in such great shape and are well kept.  This is due in large part to Michael Russell.  Mike is responsible for maintaining our buildings and keeping the facilities in good repair. His service is invaluable to the district.
Food Services


Teresa Gillespie
Teresa Gillespie is the food services manager.  She supervises two separate cafeterias located at Troup Elementary and at Troup High School. She and her staff are responsible for feeding two meals each day to more than 1000 kids! 






Grounds Maintenance
hollandLeshon Holland
LeShon Holland has served with Troup ISD for a number of years. He is currently in charge of our grounds maintenance program, keeping our lawns in shape and maintaining our beautification efforts. When you meet Leshon, you will feel immediately welcome. He always has a smile on his and a kind word to say.






lamotte and calltharp

Shannon Calltharp & Bobby Lamotte
Transportation services at TISD are shared between Bobby Lamotte and Shannon Calltharp. Bobby is in charge of maintaining our bus fleet as well as the other vehicles in use in the district. Additionally, he is responsible for scheduling vehicle use among faculty and staff for school business trips. Shannon Calltharp is in charge of our bus routes and our bus drivers. It is her responsiblity to make sure that our children are transported safely to and from their homes each day. She also supports extracurricular trips to ball games and many other destinations.

Preston Lindsey
Executive Director of Support Services

Office Phone:
Office Fax:

Troup ISD Administration Office
PO Box 578
201 N. Carolina
Troup, TX 75789