Jeff Smith has taught at nine schools, both public and private, in California, Washington and Idaho.
Jeff holds a Bachelors degree in Mathematics from Cal State San Bernardino, a Masters degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Chapman University and a Masters degree in Organizational Systems and Design from Seattle University.
He has served as an assistant pastor at Calvary Chapel San Juan and was the Program Director for Off the Map from 2007 - 2010, where he connected with Jim Henderson.
Jeff also founded Paideia Classical School in Friday Harbor, WA in 2001. Currently serving as Academic Coordinator/Social Studies Teacher at Spring Street International School, he remains focused on the intersection between meaning and education in schools, churches and non-profits.