Return to Headlines

Brian Alexander Tabbed to Lead Pirates

Brian Alexander The Wylie ISD is pleased to announce that Brian Alexander has been selected as the new principal of Wylie High School. Mr. Alexander replaces Virdie Montgomery, who retired at the end of the school year.

“Wylie High School is a special place with amazing students, staff, parents and community partners,” said Mr. Alexander. “Virdie leaves behind a proud legacy of school spirit and Pirate Pride. I am honored, and excited, by the opportunity to lead this campus alongside the incredible administrative team. AHMO!”

Mr. Alexander began his career in education with Dallas ISD in 2008 before moving to WHS in 2010. In 2014 he was named the school’s Teacher of the Year. He was named an Assistant Principal in 2015. In 2018 he moved to central administration where he has served as the Director of Student Services. In addition to his principal’s certification, he holds both a bachelor’s and a master’s degree from The University of Texas at Arlington.

“Based on the survey we conducted, people said they wanted the next leader of the Pirates to possess attributes like being caring, inclusive, supportive, honest and open,” said Dr. David Vinson, Wylie ISD Superintendent. “Mr. Alexander has exhibited these characteristics throughout his career and we know he will be successful at WHS.”