Principal - Amy Chritian
Mrs. Chritian has been in Education for 23 years and has been in administration for 10 years. She has a Bachelor of Science degree in Math from Texas Woman's University and a Master of Education in Leadership and Policy studies from University of Texas at Arlington. She was previously an AP at JP Elder Middle School. 2017-2018 was her first year as principal of Stripling!
Assistant Principal - Brandy Sachs
This year, Ms. Sachs begins her 27th year in education. She has been with Fort Worth ISD for 19 years, and has served as a science teacher, physical education teacher, and athletic coach. During the 2009-10 school year, Sachs was part of the Aspiring Principals Program and assigned to Stripling Middle School as an Assistant Principal in Residence and has been here ever since.
Education: Louisiana Tech University - Bachelor's Degree; University of Texas at Arlington - Master's Degree in Education Leadership and Policy Studies.
Assistant Principal - Jasma Hayes
Jasma Hayes is a native of Fort Worth, Texas and a proud product of the Fort Worth ISD. She has served the district in the capacity of ELA teacher, reading specialist, and instructional coach before entering her new role as Assistant Principal. She is excited about starting this new chapter at Stripling Middle School. When she is not serving her community through various organizations, Mrs. Hayes enjoys spending time with her husband, daughter, and son.
Education: Texas A&M University - Bachelor's Degree in English; Western Governors University- Master's Degree in Educational Leadership.
Counselor - Ms. Long
Mrs. Long is our school counselor for all 6th grade students and 8th graders with last names A-K. She was born and raised in Dallas, but her entire career has been in Fort Worth ISD. She was an elementary teacher for 16 years before becoming a school counselor. This is her 24th year in education.
Mrs. Long and her husband have put two daughters through college and also have a son in high school. In her spare time, Mrs. Long loves to shop, travel and dine at new restaurants. She is an active member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated and is passionate about serving others. She looks forward to being of service to you and your family this year!
Education: University of North Texas- Bachelor’s Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies Texas Wesleyan University- Master’s Degree in School Counseling.
Counselor - Mary Wichman
Ms. Wichman has worked for the FWISD since 1995. She taught Math for 5 years, then became a counselor for the next 3 years. After counseling, she became an Assistant Principal for 3 years, a Data Analyst for 6 years, and now she is back to counseling.
Education: Indian Hills Community College (Iowa) - Associate's Degree; University of Northern Iowa - Bachelor's Degree; Texas Christian University - Master's Degree of Education in Counseling and Administration.