Mr. Cooper is beginning his 16th year in public education and his seventh as Assistant Principal at Bear Branch Junior High. Mr. Cooper was previously at Magnolia West High School where he was the head athletic trainer.  He has also worked as an Athletic Trainer and Teacher in Willis ISD and Victoria ISD.  Mr. Cooper received his bachelors’ degree from The University of Texas in Austin in 2000. While at UT he worked as a student athletic trainer for the softball and football teams.  He received his masters from Prairie View A&M University in 2009. Mr. Cooper and his wife Amy have two children a daughter named Bailey and a son named Colton.