MJ Smith fills the complementary position of Student Support Specialist. Ms. Smith is known in our community because she has been a Waldorf parent for approximately fifteen years. She is married to Tim Smith, one of our long-time grade teachers. They have had two daughters graduate from our school, and their son is in grade 4. Ms. Smith is an experienced and trained Waldorf teacher, certified in Educational Support/Extra Lesson, with over 20 years of experience in Waldorf, therapeutic education, and social services. Ms. Smith’s Bachelors and Masters degrees are from Columbia University and her Post-Baccalaureate work was completed at Sam Houston State University.