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Georgia Ann Lazo, Carol L. Collins Principal’s Chair

Dr. Georgia Ann Lazo became the principal of UCLA Lab School in July 2018. She brings with her 28 years of school-based experience and has taught at the elementary, secondary, and adult school levels. Mostly recently, she served as a Director of Instruction for LAUSD, supervising and evaluating 15 principals and overseeing school curricular programs for more than 10,000 students, including courses in STEM, Dual Language and Linked Learning, and Visual and Performing Arts. She also was the founding principal of the UCLA Community School, a unique partnership between LAUSD and UCLA.

Principal Lazo received her masters and doctorate from the UCLA Graduate School of Education & Information Studies. She earned her BA in English from the University of California, Irvine, and an MA in Clinical Psychology from Pepperdine University. She is a graduate of the UCLA Principal Leadership Institute.