About the Assistant Superintendent of Business & Operations
Degrees and Certifications:
Leroy Vidales received his Bachelors of Business Administration degree from the University of the Incarnate Word and received his Masters of Education degree in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies from the University of Texas at San Antonio.
Mr. Vidales started his career working for Frost Bank and the Federal Reserve Bank in San Antonio. He later transitioned over to school business and worked for Education Service Center, Region 20, Southside ISD, and Poteet ISD. Mr. Vidales is now the Chief Financial Officer for La Vernia ISD. Mr. Vidales is responsible for oversight of all financial and business affairs of the district. He provides leadership for the district’s financial services activity to ensure legally sound and effective management practices. He also directs and monitors the management and investment of all district funds and ensures they are adequately protected. In addition, he serves as chief financial advisor and budget advisor to the superintendent and board of trustees.Mr. Vidales chose to work for La Vernia ISD because of the many great things he heard about the district. He wanted to become part of this wonderful organization so he could share his experiences in school finance.
Mr. Vidales has been married to his wife Allison for the past 16 years. She’s been in the education field for over 21 years. They have 1 son named Spencer who is a freshman. They also have 2 dogs and a cat. For the past 12 years, Mr. Vidales has served on the city council for the city of Somerset. He currently serves as the President for the Somerset Economic Development Corporation (Type A).