Mrs. Smith attended Lebanon Valley College and earned a bachelor’s degree in Social Work and Psychology in 1989. In 1991 she earned Master’s degree in Social Work from Temple University. For many years, her professional focus was children and adolescent mental health and has worked as a therapist, group therapist and a school-based outpatient therapist. In addition to being certified as a K-12 School Counselor, she is also a Pennsylvania Licensed Clinical Social Worker (L.C.S.W.). In seeking a professional career shift, she pursued a degree in School Counseling, earning a second Master’s degree in Education, K-12 School Counseling, from Millersville University in 2012.
Mrs. Smith joined the Red Lion High School Guidance Department full-time in the fall of 2013.