Brian Nelson, AP Bio

Brian Nelson, Assistant Principal

Brian Nelson joined the MacArthur Family in 2018 as an assistant principal. After eight years in Arlington ISD as a teacher and two years in DeSoto as an assistant principal, he is excited to be a part of the MacArthur Family. This year, he looks forward to helping students reach their full potential and continuing to improve lives by serving others. 


Mr. Nelson earned a bachelor's degree in sociology from the University of North Texas, a bachelor's in biblical studies from the Southern Bible Institute and a master's degree in special education from the University of North Texas. When he is not working, he enjoys reading, attending church, watching sports, working out and spending time with his family.