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Administrative Appointment, Director for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

February 3, 2021

The following administrative appointment as recommended by Superintendent Sara Bonser was approved by the Board of Trustees at the February 2 board meeting.

Brian Lyons
Director for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Dir. for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion with wife daughter and son

Director for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Brian Lyons, pictured with his wife Allison and their children.


  • Plano ISD, Principal, McMillen High School
  • Plano ISD, Assistant Principal
  • Garland ISD, Title I Interventionist
  • Central Charter School, K-8 Principal, Lauderdale Lakes, Florida
  • Duval County Public Schools, Director of Academic Programs, Jacksonville, Florida
  • Duval County Public Schools, Assistant Principal, Jacksonville, Florida


  • Bachelor of Arts, Education: Social Studies, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, Whitewater, Wisconsin
  • Master of Science, Educational, Instructional and Curriculum Supervision, University of Wisconsin Whitewater, Wisconsin


  • Leadership Plano Board of Directors
  • Youth Leadership Plano Board of Directors
  • National Alliance of Black School Educators
  • Minnie's Food Pantry Volunteer
  • Marriage Life Group Leader