Tibor Kovacs is a graduate of Saint Leo College with a B.A. Degree in Business Management and the University of South Florida with a Masters of Education Degree. Before coming into education, he was an Assistant Basketball Coach at the University of Tampa and also worked for Publix Super Markets. He started his teaching career in 2001 at Riverview High School. He then was appointed Assistant Principal for Student Affairs at Durant High School, then Assistant Principal for Administration at Brandon High School. He then became Principal of Beth Shields Middle School. On July 1,
2015 he was appointed Principal of South County Career Center.