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Dr. Judy Smith


Judy Smith

Old Main 204


            After completing her undergraduate degree in NY State, Dr. Smith taught and coached four different sports in a public school. She then continued her education by moving to Maryland and pursuing a master's degree at the University of Maryland. After graduation, she returned to her home state of NJ to teach and coach in a high school. Dr. Smith then moved to PA and started teaching at Kutztown. She completed her doctorate degree at Temple University in curriculum and instruction. Her background and experience in coaching along with the research work for her dissertation led to her current focus area of coaching/athletic administration. In addition, she served on the Board of Directors for the National Council for Accreditation of Coaching Education (NCACE) for six years. She submitted the Coaching/Athletic Administration program for national accreditation through NCACE. The program was granted accreditation in 2005 and re-accreditation in 2013. Dr. Smith enjoys boating, skiing, golf, and playing frisbee with her dalmatian.