Mark Miranda joined the Spring Independent School District in 2015 as Chief Operations Officer, overseeing all of Spring ISD’s support services including the transportation operations, maintenance, building operations, construction and energy, safety and risk management, distribution services, and child nutrition departments.
A veteran school operations professional, he brings more than 20 years of experience to the role, including three years as Director of Business Operations with the Houston Independent School District.
Miranda began his career in education in 1998 as Systems Control Consultant for Houston ISD. In this role, he was responsible for managing process improvement projects for the executive leadership team. Throughout the next 17 years he served the state’s largest school system in a variety of positions while expanding his knowledge of school operations, procurement, contracts and facilities management. Starting in 2011, he managed the day-to-day operations of HISD’s construction and facility services, business assistance, food services, police and transportation departments. He also worked directly with the chief operating officer to develop a long-range facility and capital improvement plan that ultimately led to the passage of a $1.8 billion bond referendum.
He is a graduate of the University of Houston–Downtown and holds a designation from the Main Event Management Institute.