Dr. Laura Baez-Akbik – Principal

Phone: 757-531-3030

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Dr. Laura Baez-Akbik – Principal

Laura is a brand-new resident of Norfolk and is loving her life in Ghent with her husband, 
Faysal, a CHKD pediatric resident, her son, Zaki, and her giant dog, Caleb. Her work 
experience ranges from leading and teaching in both public and charter school 
environments to providing at home behavioral intervention treatment plans for children with 
autism and other related disorders. Her passion is to work with teacher leaders in creating 
instructional programs that fit the needs of individual students and communities. Laura was 
born in the Dominican Republic and is fluent in Spanish. She loves to travel, listen to all kinds 
of music, and meet new people. She is very excited to join the Bay View team! 
Mrs. Denise Green – Assistant Principal

Phone: 757-531-3030

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Mrs. Denise Green – Assistant Principal