Mr. David Higgins is excited to serve as the Principal of William Ford Elementary. He joined the staff at William Ford in 2015 after serving as the Principal of Iris Becker Elementary in Dearborn since 2012. Prior to his tenure at Becker Elementary he served as Assistant Principal at William Ford. Mr. Higgins spent 24 years in the classroom as an elementary teacher, teaching second through fifth grades in Dearborn, Michigan, North Carolina and Indiana.
Mr. Higgins is a graduate of Michigan State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education and from Wayne State University with a Master’s Degree in School Administration. He also has additional graduate work in education and administration from Western Carolina University and North Carolina State University.
Mr. Higgins has been married to Amy Higgins since 1987. Mr. and Mrs. Higgins are the proud parents of two boys, Michael and Alex. Michael is a junior at Michigan State University and Alex is a junior in high school. Mr. Higgins lives in Dearborn.