Tim Owen Named Director of Transportation

Owen brings 31 years of educational administrative experience to the position. He is currently the assistant director of transportation for the district’s east side facility. He has worked in the district for 18 years and in education for 37 years.

He began his career as a teacher and coach, and has been in various educational leadership roles including athletic director, assistant principal, and principal. His passion for people and his broad knowledge of the school district will allow the department to continue to grow with the mission of the district.

Owen holds a Bachelor’s degree and a Master of Education in Administration both from Lamar University. He is an active member of the Gulf Coast Association for Pupil Transportation. He and his wife Melanie, who is also in education, have been married 20 years and have three children, twins Cody and Cade, who are 15 and Caitlin, who is 13.