Dr. Jared Smith is superintendent of the Waterloo Community School District. With more than 10,000 students and 1,700 employees, Waterloo is among the 10 largest school districts in Iowa. Jared has taught and coached at both the middle school and high school levels. Prior to becoming a superintendent, he worked as an assistant principal and principal for ten years. Jared holds a BA in Elementary and Middle Level Education from the University of Northern Iowa, an MS in Educational Leadership from National Louis University, and a PhD in Educational Leadership from Iowa State University.

Jared is an award-winning blogger, professional speaker, and author of Learning Curve: Lessons Learned on Leadership, Education, and Personal Growth.

All attendees will receive a FREE copy of his book! Check out Dr. Smith’s website to learn more about his experience and check out resources for his newsletter, “culture hacks,” and podcast!