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educator , state senator

Kathy Ann Smith, American educator, state senator. Certified secondary language arts teacher, Indiana.

Background

Smith, Kathy Ann was born on April 10, 1944 in Muncie, Indiana, United States. Daughter of John Francis and H. Emily (Walter) Wallace.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Education, Indiana University, 1966. Postgraduate, Ball State University, 1973.

Career

English teacher New Albany (Indiana) Floyd Company School Corporation, since 1966. Adjunct faculty Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, 1977-1984.

Achievements

  • Certified secondary language arts teacher, Indiana.

Membership

Indiana State senator Indiana General Assembly, Indianapolis, since 1986. Delegate Democratic National Convention, New York, 1976-1980, San Francisco, 1984, Atlanta, 1988, Indiana Democratic State Convention, Indianapolis, 1980, 82, 84, 86, 88, 90. Member, delegate Democratic National Platform Committee, Washington, 1984.

Member New Albany Floyd County Education Association (legislation chair 1977-1986, executive committee 1979-1986), Indiana State Teachers Association (chair political action committee 1978-1981, 83-86), National Education Association (National Education Association political action committee 1978-1981, 83-84), National Council Teachers of English, Pi Lambda Theta (honorary, president 1986-1988), Psi Iota Xi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, aerobics, skiing, writing.

Connections

Married George Frederick Smith, June 22, 1979. 1 child, Alison Marie Smith.

father:
John Francis Wallace

mother:
H. Emily (Walter) Wallace

spouse:
George Frederick Smith

child:
Alison Marie Smith