William Paul has been principal at Lexington Middle School in Lexington, Texas, about 50 miles northeast of Austin. He became principal in the summer of 2015. He was a football, baseball, and wrestling coach for 10 years before becoming an administrator.

William attended Texas A&M University where he graduated in 2003. In December of 2011 he graduated with a Master’s Degree in Education Administration before entering administration as an assistant principal at Brenham Junior High in 2014.