Accounts Payable

The descriptions below are for reference only and are not intended to be all inclusive of the duties and services provided by the Office of Accounting. It shall not be construed to supersede Mississippi state law, the Agency Policy and Procedure Manual, or any other legal and binding authority. For more information, you may call (601) 359-3525.

School Payments 
Request for funds can be submitted to schoolpayments@mdek1 or Fax: 601-359-2326
New Modified Request for Funds Form (PDF fillable form will need to be sent via email)

For assistance or further information, please contact Eric Hollis 601-359-2927 or

Vendor Payments

Gail Gentry is responsible for vendor payments for the following offices:
           Career and Technical Education
           Communications and Government Relations
           Educational Accountability
           Educator Licensure
           Educator Quality
           Safe and Orderly Schools
           School Financial Services
           School for the Blind
           School of the Arts
           Schools for the Blind and Deaf Combined Services
           Teacher Center and Recruitment
           Textbook Adoption and Procurement

Contact Gail at 601-359-2120 or

Velma Turner is responsible for vendor payments for the remaining offices and can be contacted at 601-359-2189 or

Independent Contractor Payments

Jade Hooper is responsible for all independent contractor payments and can be contacted at 601-359-3921.

Office of Accounting     P.O. Box 771     Jackson, MS 39205-0771     Phone: (601) 359-3525     Fax: (601) 359-2326

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