Brian Dawson has been the principal at Tippit Middle School since the spring of 2011. He holds a bachelor of science in interdisciplinary studies from the University of Texas at Austin and a master of education in educational administration from Tarleton State University (now part of the Texas A & M University system). Mr. Dawson looks forward to collaborating to continue to create and grow a professional learning community at Tippit Middle School and enjoys learning alongside his teachers, staff, parents, and community. He firmly believes that learning is a lifetime adventure.
Mr. Dawson has been with the district since 2000. He served as principal at Annie Purl Elementary from 2004 to 2011 and assistant principal at Tippit Middle School from 2001 to 2004. Before becoming assistant principal, he served as the Reading Instructional Specialist and Administrative Assistant during the 2000-2001 school year. Other experience includes 3 years teaching elementary education in Pflugerville ISD and 3 years teaching in a private school in Austin.
Mr. Dawson was born in the Austin area and has lived in this area for his entire life. He currently lives in Georgetown with his wife, Amy, and his two children (Hannah and Ty - who attend GISD schools). His interests are fishing, traveling, hiking, snow skiing, going to the coast, reading and serving in local civic organizations, such as his church.