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A. Bargas & Associates, LLC
Contact: A. "Chico" Bargas at 800-344-2821
Educational, Church & Office Furniture

Site Sponsor

Association Insurance Management (AIM)
Contact: Elgin Allen at 800-876-4044
Property, General Liability, Auto, Workers' Comp, Employee Benefits

A+ Food Service, LLC
Contact:  Gene Sheets at 806-946-8481:

Food Service

Belfor Property Restoration
Contact: Tammy Kleine at 254-405-4833:
Disaster Recovery & Property Restoration
Corporate Testimonial

Contact: Doug LaFleur at 616-328-1083:
With Eidex Focus, administrators can evaluate and analyze data, compare with peers, discover trends, set realistic goals, and gain insight into their districts.
Corporate Testimonial

Gabbart Communications
Contact: Teddy Gabbart at 877-810-6894:
Frankie Hill at 877-810-6894:
Gabbart Communications provides websites to hundreds of school districts across the nation. Our K12 Content Management System (CMS) makes website management easy.

Gallagher Construction Services
Contact: Steve Risser at 512-618-0999:

From planning to design to warranty, Gallagher is with you every step. They serve a growing clientèle including independent school districts,municipalities, higher education districts and other government agencies.

Contact: Rodney Madsen at 806-441-9829 or Mike Motheral at 806-893-5880
A new and innovative germ killing and prevention technology from Infection Controls.

Gexa Energy
Contact: Marcus Johnson at or 682-325-5153
Gexa Energy give you great rates, great service and more- for less. Make the switch and start saving today.

Government Capital Corporation
Contact: Drew Whitington at or 817-421-5400
Government Capital Corporation is a leading public finance firm offering its clients a broad range of finance solutions.

Guardian Security Solutions, LC
Contact: Ray Dunn at 806-794-7767
Guardian Security Solutions, LC provides security for school campuses.

Linebarger Goggan Blair & Sampson, LLP
Contact: Kevin Chester at 903-872-3096 
Collection & Legal Services Property Tax Sales

Live Oak Public Finance
Contact: Christian Merritt at
The core practice of our business is advising our clients in capital projects and debt management strategies.  Within these areas, we provide guidance for the following:
  *   General Obligation Bonds
  *   Refunding Bonds
  *   Certificates of Obligation
  *   Revenue Bonds
  *   Maintenance & Operation Notes
  *   Tax Anticipation Notes
  *   Time Warrants
  *   And more…

Omnia Partners/National IPA
Contact: Rachel Cunningham at 615-786-1133:
Derek Anderson, Regional Manager of South Texas at 979-877-8273:
Jamie Stepich, Regional Manager of North Texas at 817-713-1821:
National IPA is redefining the future of cooperative purchasing.  The cooperative purchasing organization is dedicated to serving the public agencies and educational institutions nationwide.  All cooperative agreements have been competitively solicited and publicly awarded by a public agency/governmental entity.  For more information please visit
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"TACS Purchasing Cooperative of Choice"

Parsons Roofing
Contact: Nikki Johnston at 254-881-1733:
Specializes in the installation of the Duro-Last Roof System.

Pearson Legal, P.C.
Contact: Michelle Cruff at 
Contingency fee law firm representing school districts across Texas on construction defect and insurance recovery.

Performance Services
Contact: Jonathan Blackwell at   
Richard Gibbens at
Ira Nicodemus at
Larry Jones at
Our business is constructing and delivering high performing buildings.

Responsive Services International, Inc.
Contact: Chris Allen at (800) 658-2086, ext. 120: 
IT firm specializing in complete network services, including all network hardware, data cabling, and fiber optic, as well as VoIP telephone systems, wireless solutions, security surveillance and door access control solutions and more.

Sara Leon & Associates, LLC
Contact: Sara Leon at 512-637-4244: 
Education, Public, and Public Finance Law firm with 27 years of experience serving public education entities.

Scholastic Network
Contact: Michael Broyles at 210-259-9917:
Connecting students to opportunities with real time messaging.

School Specialty
Contact: Rosann Cochran at 469-507-9583:
Your Education Partner, from assistance with funding, to best-in class products and services

TCG Advisors
A Subsidiary of TCG Group Holdings, LLP
Contact: Chris Jamail at 512-600-5260
Contact: Mason Moses at 512-600-5260

Contact: Lorraine Vuong at
Mechanical Construction and Facility Services.

Texas Computer Cooperative
Contact: Jennifer Carver at
TxEIS - A State Sponsored Student Information System

Texas Tech University K-12 (TTU K-12)
Contact: James Taliaferro at 806-834-2004
Texas Tech University K-12 (TTU K-12) provides a comprehensive Kindergarten through 12th grade education.

Contact: Joey Johnson at 972-406-6060 or
Innovative commercial and residential heating and air conditioning systems and building managment systems and controls.

U.S. Employee Benefits Services Group
A Division of U.S. Retirement Partners, Inc.
Contact: Gene Tyler at 817-685-9888 ext. 101 or
Contact: Keith Noel at 972-772-0900 or
Employee benefits design, enrollment & administration, including Section 125, 403(b) TPA & FICA Alternative Plans

Underwood Law Firm, P.C.
Contact: Colby Nichols at 512-828-3083:

Walsh Gallegos Treviño Russo & Kyle, P.C.
Contact:  Steven Goodall at
Providing reliable and effective representation to school districts, co-ops, other governmental entities and general insurance litigants since 1983.

 For information on Corporate Partnership call TACS at 512-440-8227 or email Barry Haenisch or Crystal Dockery.

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Texas Association of Community Schools
1011 San Jacinto Blvd., Ste. 204
Austin, Texas 78701-1924
Phone: (512) 440-8227
Fax: (512) 442-6705

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