Kristin Albaugh is a committed educational leader with over 13 years of experience in education and has a passion for school safety from a past career in law enforcement. In Albaugh’s most recent role, she served as the Principal for Midland Alternative Program in Midland ISD. Her extensive background in trauma informed work was a key driver in the implementation of a new discipline and behavior management system at Midland Alternative Program. Prior to her role as principal, she was an Assistant Principal in Midland ISD where she was awarded the Unsung Hero award by her peers for her dedication to trauma informed strategies, tactical awareness practices, and special education program enhancements. Albaugh is a mother to two sons, Connor and Caleb. They are both in college and very successful. Her sons are the greatest accomplishment of her life, and she brings her skills as a mom to her work with students every day.