Friendswood recently welcomed a new Director of Transportation, Dean Lewis. Lewis came to FISD from Clear Creek ISD where he served for 8 years. Lewis has been in transportation for total of 28 years. He previously served as Director of Transportation in Lubbock and Rockwall ISD. “I am excited to be in Friendswood,” Lewis said. “I look forward to getting to know the people here. Everyone has welcomed me and I can sense this group is like a family.”
The transportation department maintains and operates a fleet of 50 school buses taking a little under 3,000 students daily to the districts high school, junior high, two intermediates and two elementary schools.
“I love working and what I do. I come with experience but not all of the answers,” Lewis said. “Friendswood already does great things, I just hope to add some positive tweaks here and there.”
Lewis graduated from Texas Tech University in 1981. He currently lives in League City with his wife of 32 years. They have one son that is currently attending the University of Texas A&M in Galveston.