Laura was born in Greensboro, North Carolina, attended North Carolina State University and graduated in 1980 with a Bachelors of Arts in Business Management. She moved to the Nashville area in 1980 as a sales manager for Apple Computer. Establishing the retail dealer network, and selling to the education and corporatemarket for the State of Tennessee. Laura was a Top Producer and was instrumental in achieving millions of dollars of sales for Apple Computer in Tennessee.
Laura opened Executive Travel and Parking in 1986 serving corporate travel accounts and offering tour management travel services to the music industry. In 1994 Executive Travel and Parking began offering the first valet parking and shuttle service for the Nashville Airport. Initiating the concept of “service while you fly” offering auto detail, gas and auto repair services for the business traveler. The business was sold in 1996 to former Christie Cookie Executive, David Hornsby.
After a year off remodeling a vacation home in Naples, Florida and a permanent home in Nashville, the real estate marketing caught her attention. Laura got her real estate license in 1997 and joined Shirley Zeitlin & Company, Realtors. Laura has specialized in new construction, including selling the raw land to the developer, selling the lots in the development and selling the speculative built homes or condos. Laura sells all price range homes and enjoys working with Buyers and Sellers in all segments of the Real Estate market. She is professional and knowledgeable in providing excellence in real estate services. Her expertise has resulted in her ranking as the 3rd largest selling agent in the Nashville market area according to the Nashville Business Journal for 2011. She was 5th 2010, 2nd 2009, and has been ranked in the top 25 "Residental Real Estate Agents" top agents since 2004. She is a Lifetime Diamond Awards of Excellence Member for the Greater Nashville Association of Realtors. In 2004, she was awarded the Diamond, Sapphire and Emerald top sales award by Southern Land Company. In October of 2004, Laura joined Worth Properties located in Burton Hills. Worth Properties is Nashville’s “Sign of Distinction” in the real estate market. In 2007 Laura was one of 6 Realtors awarded the Diamond Award from the Greater Nashville Association of Realtors. Laura’s moto is “It’s Worth a Call to Laura Baugh, I’m Never too Busy for You”.
Laura lives with her husband of 24 years, and three special Maltese dogs. They enjoy boating and traveling.