Teaching and consulting

Teaching artist-in-residence, Lanai Road School, Los Angeles, CA. Smith teaches Shakespeare and playwriting at this award-winning school. She also designs curriculum for Lanai’s innovative grade-wide, school-wide theater program.

Independent Consultant. Based in New York's Hudson Valley, Smith provides nonprofit arts groups with a broad range of services including programming, marketing, public relations, fund development, board development, strategic planning, financial management and event management. Past clients include: Mark Morris Dance Group, ETHEL’s Foundation for the Arts, Half Moon Theatre, Voice Theatre, Imani Winds Chamber Music Festival and Issue Project Room.





Hudson Valley, NY


Columbia University, MFA, Theatre/Playwriting

University of Nebraska-Lincoln, BA, Journalism


Give back. Pay forward.

Teaching and consulting provide new ways for me to contribute to the arts and arts education.