Internal Audit
11900 Price Road (Rm.203), Brownsville, Texas 78521
Phone: (956) 548-8381 Fax: (956) 548-8382
 
Our Mission
The Internal Audit Department is designed to add value and improve the Brownsville Independent School District's operations by providing an independent, objective assurance, and consulting services to the Internal Audit Committee, the Superintendent of Schools, and Senior Management. It will help the district accomplish it's objectives by bringing a systematic, disciplined approach to evaluate and improve the effectiveness of risk management, control, and governance.

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Telephone: (956) 548-8381
Fax: (956) 548-8382

Postal Address: 1900 Price Road #203, Brownsville Texas 78521
Hours of Operation: Monday thru Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Fraud, Waste, and Abuse Hotline: (956) 548-8181
YOUR NUMBER DOES NOT SHOW UP ON A CALLER ID.
Your hotline call goes to an answering machine maintained by the Internal Audit Department, who may conduct or arrange for an appropriate review or investigation of your complaint. You may remain anonymous, by not disclosing your name, or you can ask that your identity be kept confidential. If you remain anonymous, it may be more difficult to investigate your complaint. If you ask that your identity be kept confidential, Internal Audit will protect your identity and disclose it only to the auditors or investigators assigned to review your complaint. View the flyer -English/Spanish

Fraud and Internal Controls Training
The Internal Audit Department recently conducted a Fraud and Internal Controls Presentation for district personnel. Due to the overwhelming interest regarding this topic, the complete presentation has been posted on the link below. Please feel free to contact our office if you have any questions or comments. View the presentation.














Staff
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Margarita Pizano-Flores, CTSBS
Co-Lead Auditor
Phone: (956) 548-8381
mapizano@bisd.us


Mark A. Sanchez, RTSBA
Internal Auditor
Phone: (956) 698-0162
marasanchez@bisd.us

Carla L. Balderas, RTSBA
Internal Auditor
Phone: (956) 698-0163
clbalderas@bisd.us

Marco Porras, MACC
Internal Auditor
Phone: (956) 698-0164
mporras@bisd.us

Margie Fern, CEOP
Administrative Assistant
Phone: (956) 548-8381
mfern@bisd.us
Arvin Tucker, CPM, CRMA
Co-Lead Auditor
Phone: (956) 698-0604
artucker@bisd.us