Degrees and Certifications:

Ms. Deborah Forrest

Ms. Deborah Forrest was originally born in Los Angeles but moved to the Houston area during her junior year in high school.  She graduated from Alief Hastings High School and went to work for Shell Oil.  She started her family and when her daughter started 4th grade, she decided it was time to go to college.  She graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Interdisciplanary Studies from Sam Houston State University.  After losing her husband to cancer in 2012, she decided to go back to college once again.  Ms. Forrest received her Master of Education in Administration from Lamar University in 2014.  Ms. Forrest is a first generation college graduate and has one daughter who is also in education.  She enjoys spending time with her family, reading, and nature.

Ms. Forrest is certified in core subjects 1-8, Earth Science 1-8, ESL 1-8, and Principal EC-12.  She has 20 years of teaching experience and has taught Science in Conroe ISD and Coldspring-Oakhurst ISD.  Although this will be her first year in Willis ISD, she is excited to share her passion and love of Science with her students while enabling them to reach their academic and future goals.

She is excited and eager to join the Lynx family and be a part of your child's education.  Ms. Forrest is always open to any questions, comments, and/or concerns you may have.