I have been teaching at Loogootee Community School Corporation for the past 32 years. During my first year, I served as the Title 1 teacher. The next 25 years I taught 4th grade. The next two years I served as the principal at Loogootee Elementary. The last four years I have taught second grade.
I am a lifelong resident of Loogootee. I have been married for 34 years to Troy Smith. We have a son named Trey.