We are pleased to announce that Gene Potts has been selected as our new Chief Financial Officer to replace Raney Payne, who retired in February. Gene has extensive experience in business and accounting, with over ten years in corporate finance and 13 years in church and non-profit financial operations. He is a Certified Church Administrator (CCA) and a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). Gene earned both his Bachelor's and Master's degree in accounting from the University of North Texas where he was a cum laude graduate. He also earned a Master's of Theology from Dallas Theological Seminary.


I'm excited about this incredible opportunity and privilege God has given me to use my skills where a child's education is given within the context of a Biblical worldview.” –Gene Potts, Chief Financial Officer

Gene has most recently served as Financial Manager for Park Cities Baptist Church in Dallas where he has served since 2004.

I am excited to welcome Gene Potts to my executive leadership team. We had many qualified candidates for this position, but what made Gene stand out was his maturity, both professionally and spiritually, and his desire to make a difference in the lives of young people. He will be a great addition to our leadership team.” –Head of School, Bill McGee

Gene is married to his wife, Tracy, and they have one daughter, Abigail, who is in 1st grade. Gene will officially begin his duties on April 3.

Legacy Christian Academy is Frisco's only Pre-K through 12 Christian school committed to educating students in a college preparatory environment balanced in academics, athletics, and fine arts–all within the context of a biblical worldview. For more information on Legacy, visit our admissions page.