Brownlee, second from left, and Adriana Robinson were named assistant
principals for Dobie High School at the Pasadena ISD board meeting,
28. Also pictured are Dobie assistant principal Michael Van Essen, far
left and Dobie principal Franklin Moses, far right.
Brownlee, left, and Robinson, right.
Brownlee and Adriana Robinson were named assistant principals for Dobie
High School at the Pasadena ISD board meeting, March 28.
Both administrators are longtime employees of the district.
super excited to join the team at Dobie,” said Brownlee. “I’ve been an
administrator at Pasadena for seven years and I really loved where I
was. It took a special
place to pull me away from Kendrick, and Dobie is that place. I can’t
wait to dive in to the experience as a high school administrator.”
Brownlee joins the Dobie team most recently from Kendrick Middle
School, where he served as assistant principal. He started his career 19
years ago at Pasadena
ISD as a special education and physical education teacher at Southmore
Intermediate. Brownlee holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the
University of Texas at Austin and a master’s degree from the University
of Houston-Clear Lake as well as certifications in
special education, secondary physical education, secondary history and
As a 2005 graduate of Dobie, Adriana Robinson feels like this position brings her full circle.
feel such a range of emotions joining everyone at Dobie,” said
Robinson. “To be able to come back to my alma mater and serve my
community in this capacity is more
than I could have imagined.”
joins Dobie most recently from Fred Roberts Middle School, where she
served as a peer facilitator. She also began her career at Pasadena ISD
six years ago as a
social studies, science and special education teacher at Beverly Hills
Intermediate. Robinson holds a Bachelor of Science and a master’s degree
from the University of Houston-Clear Lake and certifications in special
education, generalist and principal EC-12.
replaces longtime Dobie assistant principal Donna Branch, who was
promoted to assistant athletics director earlier this year and Robinson
replaces Ryan Peel,
who was promoted to Dean of the Dobie Early College program last year.