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Appointed to Lone Star Investment
(Austin)-Charles Dupre of Fort Bend ISD has been appointed to the Lone Star Investment Pool board of directors for a three-year term.
He assumed his duties as superintendent of Fort Bend ISD this year and served as Pflugerville ISD superintendent since 2006.
In 2012, Dupre
was named Region 13 Superintendent of the Year and recognized by the Texas Association of School Boards
(TASB) as one of the top five finalists for Texas Superintendent of the Year.
That same year, the Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce
named Dupre Superintendent of the Year in recognition of his
efforts to improve college and career readiness rates through the strategic allocation of resources and innovative instructional programming.
The University Council for Education Administration
, housed at The University of Texas at Austin
, awarded Dupre the Excellence in Education Leadership Award in 2008 for his
dedication to improving the training and development of school leaders.
Dupre joined Pflugerville ISD as deputy superintendent in 2006.
Previously, he served as associate superintendent and chief financial officer in Fort Bend ISD and worked in the public accounting and energy industries.
A certified public accountant, Dupre earned his bachelor's degree from Harding University in Searcy, Arkansas, and master's degree from the University of Houston.
He currently is pursuing his doctorate at Lamar University in Beaumont.