3757 Amarillo Street
Hours of Operations – Monday-Friday 7:30 am – 4:00 pm
325-692-7234 Ext. 8170
Rickey Wallace serves as the Director of Facilities for the Abilene Independent School District. He graduated from Plainview High School, earned a bachelor’s degree from Lubbock Christian University and a master’s degree from Abilene Christian University. After serving as the Assistant Director of Maintenance since 2015, he began the role of Director of Facilities in 2021.
Rickey is married to Lee, a teacher with the Abilene ISD. He has two daughters, and they are both proud products of the Abilene ISD.
Lee Hatch, Services Coordinator
325-794-4180 Ext. 7987
Lee Hatch attended Taylor Elementary, Franklin Jr. High, and Abilene High School, graduating in 1982. He earned a bachelor’s degree from Abilene Christian University, and master’s degree in School Administration from Sul Ross State University. While finishing his bachelor’s degree at ACU, he began working for Abilene ISD as a Special Education bus driver and custodian. He then taught special education at Abilene High School for 15 years before moving into school administration as an assistant principal at Craig Middle School, and then back to Abilene High in that same role.
In May of 2020, he was hired as Custodial Services Manager for the district, before transitioning into the new role of Facilities Services Coordinator in 2021. Lee is married with two sons, both graduates of Abilene ISD.
Bryan Mannke, Maintenance Coordinator
Bryan Mannke serves as the Facility Maintenance Coordinator for the Abilene Independent School District. He graduated from Eastland High School. He graduated from NJATC, became a Licensed Electrician. Worked for Quality Services International, as the Facility Maintenance Manager Located Dyess AFB 7th Med group. Promoted to the Corporate office as the Corporate Safety Manager/ Quality Control Manager.
Mr. Mannke is married to Kimberly Mannke that is employed as the secretary of student services for AISD.
325-692-7234 Ext. 4393
Abilene Independent School District is made up of 280 buildings and approximately 3,993,403 gross sq feet.
The Facilities Department is comprised of the following shops: Building, Electrical, Energy Management, Custodial Services, General Maintenance, Grounds, HVAC, Paint and Plumbing.