CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Corpus Christi Independent School District has named a new principal for Mary Carroll High School.

According to the district, Dr. Jamie Copeland has held leadership positions in the CCISD for nine years and served as an assistant principal at Carroll High School from 2010 to 2014. She has been chosen to take over as principal of the school.

Copeland previously served as principal of Kaffie Middle School. Before that, she was the principal of Dawson Elementary School.

Copeland is a graduate of the University of the Incarnate Word and Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi.