Principal Michael Herbin joined Bedichek Middle School in July 2016 following twelve years of service in Austin ISD. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Grinnell College and a Masters degree in Educational Leadership from Texas State University. He began his educational career as an Americorps volunteer in Denver, Colorado before moving to Austin. A former AISD science teacher, coach, and department chair, Mr. Herbin has also served as an Assistant Principal at both Bedichek MS and Martin MS and as an Administrative Supervisor in the Middle Schools office.
Mr. Herbin grew up in both Kansas and Montana, attended undergraduate college in Iowa, and has worked in Colorado and Texas. He and his wife Jennifer have two sons, Reid and Bryce. He loves to hike, fish, travel, and spend time with his family.