Pete currently serves as the Assistant Superintendent for Finance & Operations at Mesquite ISD. He has twenty years’ experience as Business Manager in public education, experience at 2A, 3A, and 5A/6A districts as well as providing business support to schools as an ESC employee.
Pete is a graduate from Angelo State University with a BBA/MBA in accounting and is a CPA. He is currently enrolled at UHCL in the Educational Leadership Doctoral program.
Pete is married to Christina Pape for over 25 years and they have three children. The Pape’s are active in their church and strive to live by its principles.
Pete enjoys endurance sports and anything Volkswagen. He has completed 5 Ironman Triathlons, numerous half-ironmans and marathons, and enjoys his 1963 VW Karmann Ghia and is currently restoring a 1970 VW Bay Window Bus.