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Gwinnett BOE approves school and district leaders
March 17, 2023
At its regularly scheduled business meeting on March 16, 2023, the Gwinnett County Board of Education (BOE) approved the appointment of new principals at North Metro Academy of Performing Arts and the Oakland Meadow School.
- Ms. Monique C. Lee has been named the new principal at North Metro Academy of Performing Arts. Ms. Lee currently serves as Assistant Director of Behavior Support & Interventions in the Division of School Improvement & Operations. She replaces Dr. Rodriguez Johnson, who is currently serving as HR Recruiter.
- Ms. Amy B. Lazic has been named the new principal at the Oakland Meadow School. Ms. Lazic currently serves as Assistant Principal at Oakland Meadow. She replaces Sara Clifford, who will retire at the end of the school year.
Ms. Monique C. Lee, Principal, North Metro Academy of Performing Arts:
2019-Present Assistant Director, Office of Behavior Support and Interventions
2016-2019 Principal, South Gwinnett High School
2015-2016 Resident Principal, Dacula High School
2007-2016 Assistant Principal, South Gwinnett High School
2005-2007 Assistant Principal, McNair High School (DeKalb County Schools)
1999-2004 Science Teacher, Redan High School (DeKalb County Schools)
1997-1999 Science Teacher, Statesboro High School (DeKalb County Schools)
Bachelor’s degree in Biology—Georgia Southern University
Master’s degree in Educational Administration—Jackson State University
Specialist degree in Educational Leadership—Argosy University
Ms. Lee is a graduate of the 2016 Quality-Plus Leader Academy, Aspiring Principal Program, Cohort 10.
Ms. Amy B. Lazic, Principal, the Oakland Meadow School:
2015-Present Assistant Principal, Oakland Meadow School
2014-2014 Administrative Intern, Corley Elementary School
2009-2014 Special Education Teacher Pre-k, Lovin Elementary School
2008-2009 Speech Language Pathologist, Pre-k, Lovin Elementary School
2005-2009 Speech Language Pathologist, Pre-k, Harbins Elementary School
2004-2005 Owner, Clinical Director, Pediatric Speech Language Pathologist, Shore Pediatric Speech Pathology, L.L.C.
2000-2002 Staff Speech Language Pathologist, Children’s Specialized Hospital
1997-2000 Speech Language Specialist, The Children’s Institute
Bachelor’s degree in Speech Pathology and Audiology—Stockton University
Master’s degree in Speech Language Pathology —Kean University
Specialist degree in Educational Leadership—University of West Georgia
Ms. Lazic is a member of the 2023 Quality-Plus Leader Academy, Aspiring Principal Program, Cohort 16, and a graduate of the 2014 Quality-Plus Leader Academy, Aspiring Leader Program, Cohort 5.