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Mr. Brian Givens
My name is Brian Givens, and I am thrilled to be serving as Principal at Rainbow Elementary. I am oringinally from Florence, AL and a graduate of Wilson High School. My undergraduate Bachelor of Science Degree is from the University of North Alabama.
Upon graduation I served as a PreAP World History teacher and Government/Economics teacher at Hazel Green High School. My education continued at Jacksonville State University receiving a Master of Arts Degree in Educational Leadership (Pre K-12).
Upon graduation from Jacksonville State University, I served as Assistant Principal at Columbia Elementary in Madison City Schools during the 2014-2015 school year. From 2015-2017 I served as an Assistant Principal at Bob Jones High School overseeing Curriculum and Instruction while also serving as the Athletic Director during my tenure there.
My wife, Jana, is a licenced Nurse RN. We have two sons, Owen and Mitchell. I enjoy traveling to new places, gardening, competing in any activity, exercise and fitness, college football, and fishing. I have loved serving in the best school and community in the state of Alabama since 2017! At RES we soar to success! GO ROCKETS!!!