Pine Tree ISD Education Foundation

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Pine Tree Education Foundation Awards $24,000 in Grants

The Pine Tree Education Foundation has awarded $24,000 in grants for innovative classroom projects and programs that will enhance the quality of education for students at Pine Tree ISD for the 2018-2019 school year. Donations made to the Pine Tree Education Foundation through endowments, general donations, employee contributions, Spirit Nights and the sale of the annual Blue Out t-shirt contribute to the funding of grants. Congratulations to all of the 2018-2019 grant recipients. Click here for a compete list of awarded grants.

Tim Winn, Class of 1995

Tim Winn is the Director of Southland Holdings, LLC. Tim graduated from Texas Tech with a degree in Finance and Economics and was a three year letterman of the Red Raider football team. Tim married his high school sweetheart and Pine Tree ISD graduate, Nikki. Tim and his wife have three daughters and currently live in the Dallas area.


Pine Tree Athletic Director Jody Berryhill writes, “Tim Winn is the absolute picture of how I would envision a Distinguished Alumni. Tim’s high school career can be described as a dedicated academic student, committed student athlete and an involved school leader by the example he led. The distinguished path he has left where he stands now is one we can hope for our future students to follow.” Read more about Tim Winn

Clint Hailey, Class of 1983

Clint Hailey is the Senior Vice President, Chief Managed Care & ACO Officer for Tenet Healthcare Corporation, a large corporation which owns numerous hospitals and clinics. During his senior year, he was offered a football scholarship to attend the University of Texas at Arlington. After UTA closed their football program, Clint was again offered a football scholarship to play for Texas Christian University.


Clint earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Texas Christian University, a Master of Business Administration from Texas Christian University and a Juris Doctor Degree from Texas A&M School of Law. “Clint was an outstanding athlete and realized his athletic talent was his ticket to a college education” recalls Jan Riley, Pine Tree Junior High School librarian. Clint and his wife Amy have three children and currently live in the Fort Worth area. Read more about Clint Hailey

Board Member Spotlight Amy Reese

Amy Reese is an Assistant Vice President, Trust Officer, Retirement Plan Administrator for Texas Bank and Trust and serves as the Secretary for the Pine Tree Education Foundation Board.

"I enjoy being involved with the foundation because of the help and acknowledgement we give to the teachers in our district. My own children have had wonderful teachers during their years at PTISD and anything I can be a part of that shows the teaching staff my appreciation, I want to participate! I am a big cheerleader of public education and enjoy supporting our district and staff in any way I can. The foundation is a wonderful source for the teachers to request grant money for the innovative ideas they have for their classrooms. The Beacon Awards recognizes PTISD staff through student written essays and also recognizes the Teachers of the Year. I am proud to be a part of the Pine Tree Education Foundation."

Pine Tree ISD Education Foundation

Further the Tradition of Excellence by promoting and funding innovative learning strategies.