Abram Joseph was named principal of MHS in 2021 bringing with him 18-years of experience as an educator, all of which have been in Mesquite ISD. He joined the MISD family in 2003 as a special education teacher. He spent four years at Mesquite High School and one year at Terry Middle School before being promoted to assistant principal in 2008 at Terry Middle School. He also served as an assistant principal at West Mesquite High School and Poteet High School for a combined total of 10 years as an assistant principal in MISD. He served as the principal at Mesquite Academy from 2018 until coming to MHS.