The Federal Programs & Grants Department serves to review and research literature / creditable resources dealing with funds available through grants from federal and state agencies and private entities. The purpose is to ensure all JISD expenditures comply and are in accordance with the fiscal and federal requirements. All applications for grants, federal and state entitlements, and allocation opportunities relevant to the needs of JISD are reviewed, monitored, and evaluated. Campus allocations for Title Programs are determined following state and federal regulations. Justifications for district and campus expenditures using federal funds are reviewed/approved by this department.
Focused, Productive, & Goal-Oriented
Director of Federal Programs & Grants
Federal Programs & Grants Secretary
Jorge L. Gallegos, Ph.D.
Categorical Programs Specialist
Samantha Wohler, M.A.