Welcome to West Briar Middle School
Lea Mishlan, Principal
Dr. Mishlan joined West Briar as Principal in the 2021-2022 school year. Dr. Mishlan has served HISD as the Dean of Instruction at Westside HS and has served Pearland ISD as a Classroom Teacher (5-6), School Counselor (PK-8), and Assistant Principal (5-8). Her recognitions include Assistant Principal of the Year Award (2020) and the Educators in Excellence Award (2021). As part of Westside’s leadership team, she led Westside HS through COVID-19 learning interruptions by consistently planning a rigorous instructional schedule, holding teachers to high professional development standards, and providing targeted interventions to STAAR EOC content areas. Dr. Mishlan is a native Houstonian but graduated from the University of South Florida with her bachelor’s in Elementary Education and master’s in Counselor Education. in 2020, she earned her doctorate in Ethical Leadership from the University of St. Thomas studying school district policy in Texas.