BoardMeet your TPS Board of Trustees

All of the members of the Board of Trustees are Texas public servants, keenly aware of the issues that local governments face regarding their insurance needs. Our mission will always be to provide the best combination of pricing and service possible.

- Chairman of the Board, Scott Payne

Larry Helgensen: Board MemberLarry Helgensen has served as Director of Risk Management and Non-Exempt Services for the Galena Park Independent School District since 2002. He holds a B.S. in Industrial Education from Illinois State University, as well as the designation of Certified School Risk Manager, and is a faculty member for The National Alliance for Insurance and Research. Larry is a member of Texas PRIMA and the Texas Association of School Business Officials, and is a former member of the Board of Texas Schools Risk Managers Association. Larry joined the TPS Board of Trustees in 2008. He and his wife, Monica, have three daughters and one grandson He resides in Houston.




Larry Helgensen, Director of Risk Management & Non-Exempt Services
Galena Park ISD 
14705 Woodforest Blvd.
Galena Park, TX 77015
Telephone: (832) 386-1218