Dr. Dana West

Dr. Dana West is available to help your school or district.

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Dr. Dana West just finished her fourth year as the principal of Travis Middle School in Amarillo, TX. Before moving to AISD, she served eighteen years as a teacher, curriculum coordinator, high school assistant principal and middle school principal in Plainview, TX. Dr. West earned her bachelors and masters degrees from Wayland Baptist University and her doctorate from Texas Tech University. She has coached principals at Academically Unacceptable campuses as part of the Texas Principals Excellence Program. Currently she mentors current and aspiring administrators as an adjunct professor for Wayland Baptist University and she serves as an Associate for TurnAround Schools. Her true passion lies in being the principal at Travis, where courageous and audacious leadership is necessary so economically disadvantaged students will excel.

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