Pearland ISD names new finance director

Pearland ISD announced Monio Mark II will be its new finance director. (Courtesy Pearland ISD)
Pearland ISD announced Monio Mark II will be its new finance director. (Courtesy Pearland ISD)

Pearland ISD announced Monio Mark II will be its new finance director. (Courtesy Pearland ISD)

Pearland ISD in a Jan. 13 news release announced Monio Mark II will be its new finance director.

In the role, he will oversee the district’s payroll, treasury, debt management and handling of cash and will also aid with the annual budget by preparing different salary and benefit scenarios, according to PISD’s job description.


“My vision for my staff is to strive to put them in a position to succeed regarding reaching their full potential in their career,” Mark said in the release. “If my staff and I are reaching our potential, it will in return benefit Pearland ISD as we all work to continue to be a world-class district.”

Mark previously was the city of Baytown controller for three years and joined the district’s office in January. Mark earned master’s and bachelor’s degrees in business administration from Sul Ross State University in Alpine, according to the release.
By Andy Yanez

Reporter, Pearland/Friendswood

Andy joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in June 2021 after graduating with a degree in journalism from the University of Houston. He started as the South Houston Metro Reporter where he helped each different edition in the South Houston market, from Katy to the Bay area, before transitioning to the Pearland and Friendswood market in August 2021. He covers education, local government, transportation, business, real estate development and nonprofits in these communities. Prior to arriving at Community Impact, Andy was the sports editor of The Cougar, UH's student newspaper, where he covered the university's athletics beat for two years and covered the 2021 NCAA Men's Basketball Final Four in Indianapolis. Andy has appeared in the Houston Chronicle via an internship in 2020, and freelance work. He can be heard on the Pawd Slama Jama podcast still covering UH athletics.