Ascension Academy
College preparatory school

administrative staff

The Texas Panhandle's only private college preparatory school for students in grades 6 through 12

Tim Reid

Tim Reid
Director of Site Security
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B.A., Communications, Montclair State University Criminal Justice Certification, Seton Hall University

Mr. Reid has been at Ascension for 8 years and has served as Athletic Director and Director of School Safety, as well as taught sixth grade geography and Global religion. He continues his journey at Ascension this year as our Director of Site Security.

Mr. Reid came to Amarillo 1986 on a transfer from the FBI, to begin his career as a Special Agent.  He was promoted and transferred to West Virginia in 2005 where he finished his career as a Unit Chief of the Law Enforcement Online Unit.  During his career Mr. Reid had many diplomatic assignments to include Iraq, Indonesia, Pakistan, Brazil, Chile, Peru, South Africa,  Botswana and Belgium. He retired after a 28-year career and moved back to Amarillo.

In his first 20 years in Amarillo Mr. Reid was elected and served for 9 years on the Canyon ISD School Board, was President of the Potter-Randall County Child Protective Service board for 5 years and was a co-founder of Amarillo Area CASA. He presently is a CASA volunteer and a member of the St. Thomas Catholic Community.