Jim Smith

Mr. Jim Smith retired as Superintendent of Elmore City-Pernell Public Schools. His career in school administration includes ten years as a principal and sixteen as a superintendent. Prior to his service with Elmore City-Pernell schools, Mr. Smith served as superintendent at Heavener, Clayton, and Eagletown Public Schools.

Mr. Smith holds a Bachelor of Science in Education degree and Master of Science in Education degree, both from Southeastern State University, in Durant, Oklahoma. In 1992, he completed his Superintendent Certification through East Texas State University of Commerce, Texas.

Mr. Smith and his wife, DaVonna Smith, who is also an educator, work as a team to provide quality professional development and communication training to educators, business professionals, and families. They have been married for 46 years and have three daughters and a foster son.