Lindale ISD Administration 

Stan Surratt

Stan Surratt is in his 21st year as a superintendent with the last 13 at Lindale ISD.  Mr. Surratt has more than 33 years of experience in education, including teaching mathematics and coaching at the high school level. Mr. Surratt has been a principal at all levels--elementary, junior high and high school. He earned his Bachelor of Science and Masters of Education degrees from Texas A&M Commerce. Mr. Surratt also has an Associates of Arts degree from Tyler Junior College. He is married to his wife, Julie, and they have been blessed with a daughter, son, daughter-in-law and three grandsons. Mr. Surratt keeps an open invitation to give campus tours to new families in Lindale. 

Deputy Superintendent 
 Jamie Holder

Originally from Lubbock, Texas, Jamie Holder is a 35 year veteran of public education with 30 of those years in Lindale ISD. Mr. Holder came to Lindale ISD in 1991 and has served as a teacher, coach, bus driver, assistant principal, principal and he is currently in his 11th year as Deputy Superintendent. Lindale High School won back to back to back State Academic UIL championships from 2004-2006, and in 2009 Mr. Holder was recognized as the Region VII TASSP Principal of the Year. Mr. Holder is a proud graduate of Texas A&M. He and his wife, Wendy, have three children who all are graduates of Lindale ISD and Texas A&M. In his spare time Mr. Holder loves watching LISD students compete, attending Aggie sporting events and catching up with former students.

Administrative Assistant: Cookie Curry
Office Phone: (903) 881-4001
Fax: (903) 881-4004
Office Phone: (903) 881-4001
Fax: (903) 881-4004

Administrative Assistant:

Penni Jordan

Campus Principals

Candace Widemon

E.J. Moss Elementary


Jeremy Chilek

Lindale High School

District Directors

Lori Anderson

Director of Federal Programs & Assessment

Office Phone: (903) 881-4001

Fax: (903) 881-4004

Administrative Assistant: Lauren Lipscomb,

 Mrs. Anderson has a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education and a Master of Education in Educational Administration, both from The University of Texas at Tyler. She also holds her superintendent certification. Anderson is a Lindale graduate and has been part of the district as a student, teacher, and administrator for 35 years. She is married to her husband, Randall, and they have 2 beautiful daughters.


Jane Silvey

Director of Curriculum & Instruction 

Office Phone: (903) 881-4001

Fax: (903) 881-4004

Administrative Assistant: Lauren Lipscomb,


Silvey has spent the last 18 years at the Region 7 ESC after serving for ten years as a math and special education teacher. Jane Silvey earned her Bachelor of Science in Special Education from Texas A&M Commerce. She also holds certifications in secondary math, elementary education, and special education. Mrs. Silvey is known for her extensive work on House Bill 5, a bill that established new high school graduation requirements.

Macie Thompson

Associate Director of Curriculum

Office Phone: (903) 881-4001

Fax: (903) 881-4004

Administrative Assistant: Lauren Lipscomb,

Macie Thompson is a proud graduate of Texas A&M University. She began her career in education as a secondary social studies teacher. Prior to joining the LISD curriculum team, she was a high school assistant principal, spending three of those years as Dean of Students at Lindale High School. She and her husband, Logan, enjoy spending time outdoors and with their families. 


Michelle Tate

Director of Finance Office Phone: (903) 881-4001

Fax: (903) 881-4002

Administrative Assistant - Aimeé Walton,

Michelle Tate, CPA,  RTSBA, graduated from the University of Texas at Tyler with a Bachelor of Business Administration with a major in Accounting.  In 1993, Mrs. Tate received her Certified Public Accountant (CPA) certification from the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy. She has also received her Registered Texas School Business Administrator (RTSBA) certificate from The Texas Association of School Business Officials. Mrs. Tate began her Director of Finance position with Lindale ISD in 2012. She has two children. 


Brent Berryman

Career & Technical Education Director 

Brent Berryman is a 14 year veteran of Lindale ISD. Originally from Tyler Texas, Mr. Berryman moved to Lindale in 1993 and worked previously in Tyler and Van school districts. He was an engineering and welding instructor with the district prior to being named the CTE director in 2008.  Mr. Berryman is a proud graduate of UT Tyler. He and his wife, Lynn, have one daughter that graduated from LHS and the Tyler Junior College Nursing School. He loves spending time with his family and it usually involves hunting and camping.

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Director of Communications and Lindale ISD Education Foundation Office Phone: (903) 881-4008

Courtney Sanguinetti graduated from the University of North Texas, Mayborn School of Journalism in 2013 with a Bachelor of Arts in News and a minor in Marketing. Mrs. Sanguinetti began her career with Lindale ISD in 2017. Prior to LISD, she worked at KLTV Channel 7 as the 5:00 news producer. She is also the Vice President of Marketing and Events for the 1 in 3 Foundation, a non-profit out of Tyler, is a member of the Texas School Public Relations Association (TSPRA) and works on the Tyler Heart Ball committee for the American Heart Association. She and her husband, Rich Sanguinetti, have lived in Lindale for the past 5 years and recently welcomed their first baby. 


Randall Anderson

Director of Technology Services Office Phone: 903-881-4444

Randall Anderson has been with Lindale ISD in the Technology Services Department since 2011.  His experience in the technology Industry began with Fujitsu Telecom Inc. in 1998 before joining LISD as a Technology Specialist for 3 years, Systems Administrator for 1 year, and Network Administrator for 2 years. Mr. Anderson provided data analysis, campus, and assessment support while obtaining a Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems from The University of Texas at Tyler in 2012. Anderson is a proud Lindale graduate, married to his beautiful wife, Lori, in 1994 and has two wonderful daughters.

Christy Clouse

Director of Special Programs- Christy Clouse Office Phone: (903) 881-4030 

Fax: (903) 881-4031

Administrative Assistant: Sarah Griffin

After spending two years working for Dripping Springs ISD, Christy Clouse returned to Lindale ISD as Director of Special Programs in 2018.  Previously, Ms. Clouse served as the RTI and Special Education Coordinator for LISD, as well as an Educational Diagnostician.  She has also served as the Director of Special Education for the Cherokee County Special Education Shared Services Arrangement since 2012.  Ms. Clouse earned her bachelor’s degree in Special Education from the University of Texas at Dallas and received an MBA with a focus in Educational Leadership from LeTourneau University.  Ms. Clouse enjoys spending time with her three beautiful daughters and her three grandchildren.