an experienced educator at all levels, Ms. Smith led award-winning ensembles during
her tenure in the Virginia public school system. She has also taught privately,
and was an adjunct professor of music at Troy State University in Alabama. In
addition to her affiliations with The National Association for Music Education
(MENC) and the Florida Music Educators Association, she is vice president and
general manager of Ariana Productions Inc., which specializes in music for all
forms of media. She is highly sought after as a clinician, conductor, and adjudicator
across the country.