Samantha Smith graduated in 2001 with a B.S. in Elementary Education from Taylor University and an M.S. in Higher Education Leadership in 2014 from John Brown University. She has taught regular and special education for 13 years and enjoys helping students experience success, especially in math. Samantha loves to travel and has been Ontario, Quebec, British Columbia, Alberta, Jamaica, the Bahamas, Uganda, Ecuador, Germany, France, Switzerland, Austria, Italy, and the Czech Republic. She volunteers with her local animal shelter and can usually be found fostering kittens or transporting animals to their forever homes. She has always loved school and is excited to help her students feel the same way!