Mrs. Tiffany Commerford Whitsel joined Rockdale ISD in July 2014 as the Rockdale High School campus principal. Prior to joining Rockdale ISD, Whitsel served as the principal of Park Crest Middle School in Pflugerville ISD for three school years. She joined the Park Crest administration as assistant principal in 2008. While in Pflugerville Mrs. Whitsel taught and coached at Pflugerville Middle School where she was named campus teacher of the year in 2007 and humanitarian of the year in 2008. She began her career in education as a science and physical education teacher. Prior to Pflugerville, she taught and coached in Texarkana Pleasant Grove ISD, Redwater ISD and Little Rock, Arkansas.
Mrs. Whitsel is currently pursuing a doctorate in public school administration at Texas A&M University. She holds a master’s degree from Texas State University and a bachelor’s degree from Southern Arkansas University. She graduated from Arkansas Senior High School in Texarkana, Arkansas.