Ovette Wilson is principal of Van Buren Middle School
The new principal of Van Buren Middle School will Ovette Wilson, 46.
Wilson, now assistant principal of Van Buren, has worked for the Hillsborough County school district since 2002, when he became a teacher at Middleton High School. He moved to Chamberlain High in 2007 as an assistant principal, then moved over to Ferrell and then Van Buren.
The School Board also named Debra Fitzpatrick, 49, as principal of James Elementary School, moving over from Ballast Point Elementary. Cornelius Bobo, 47, now assistant principal at Spoto High, will become the new principal of North Tampa Alternative School.