New Faculty Spotlight: Tim Davis

Teacher – Middle School Math

Department and Program Affiliations:
Middle School, Mathematics

Asst. Coach, Junior Orange Football
Baseball (team TBD)

Academic background:
B.A., Economics, Lafayette College
MBA, Finance, New York University

How long have you been at Norfolk Academy?
This is my first year at Norfolk Academy.

Tell us why you wanted to become an educator:
My first two male teachers (Mr. Heyman in 6th grade and Mr. “Z” for middle school science) were great role models. I so enjoyed their classes and guidance.

What most excites you about working at Norfolk Academy?
The students and the faculty

Norfolk Academy is unique because…
...of its long tradition as an outstanding independent school. The dedication to excellence, whether it be academics, the arts, or athletics, is extraordinary.

Last book read:
What School Could Be by Ted Dintersmith

What do you like to do in your own time/when you’re not working?
Exercise, read, crossword puzzles

Favorite food?
Grilled salmon or creamed tuna fish with peas on rice.

A movie is being made about your life. Who would they cast to play you?
Kevin Costner

Fun fact your students might find surprising:
I happen to be the proud owner of the best frisbee-catching dog in the world (also the nicest)!

“When I grow up, I want to be...”
...a terrific grandfather to my grandchildren.