“The District is thrilled to welcome Mrs. Dennis to the Tiger family,” said Dr. Bruce Wood, TISD Interim Superintendent. “She has a proven track record of success, and I am confident she will bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to the GWE campus and staff.”
Dennis, who holds Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology from the University of North Texas and a Master of Education in Leadership from Texas Woman’s University, began her 12-year tenure as an educator as a sixth and eighth grade science teacher. She has also served as an Instructional Facilitator, specializing in progress monitoring and leadership coaching.
“I am incredibly honored to serve as the new principal of Gilbert Willie, Sr. Elementary,” said Dennis. “I look forward to working alongside the staff and community of Terrell ISD to continue to impact the lives of our students. Together we will achieve great success.”
“We are pleased to welcome Mrs. Alexis Dennis as the new principal of Gilbert Willie Elementary,” said Dr. Georgeanne Warnock. “Her vast instructional knowledge, students first mindset, and ability to build relationships will lead our staff and students to continue building on the foundation of excellence.”
Dennis will begin her role as Gilbert Willie Sr. Elementary Principal on Monday, January 6. Congratulations Mrs. Dennis, and welcome to the Terrell Tiger family.