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Rick Smith

Mr. Rick Smith - Director for student affairs

Education

  • Educational Specialist in Instructional Technology - Mississippi State University
  • Master of Science - Secondary Education Emphasis in Mass Media - Mississippi State University
  • Bachelor of Science - Secondary Education Emphasis in Speech, Journalism and English - Mississippi State University

About Mr. Smith

As Director of School Advancement at MSMS, Mr. Smith oversees the Admissions Office and is responsible for all outreach activities, including directing the school's summer camps. He is also involved in grant-writing and trying to help our faculty become more recognized as some of the top instructional leaders in the state.

In addition to his work with the students at MSMS, Mr. Smith advocates for the school across Mississippi as a member of the Boards of Directors for the Mississippi Association of School Administrators and the Mississippi Educational Computing Association. He frequently presents at conferences including MASA, MECA, and the Mississippi Association for Gifted Children. Mr. Smith also directs the activities of the MSMS Emissaries.

Presentations

Blogging Your Way to More Timely PLC's