Presenter
Macie P Smith EdD, LSW, C-SWCM

Dr. Macie Perry Smith is a Licensed Baccalaureate Social Worker, a Certified Gerontology Social Worker, and a Dementia Dialogues Instructor with over 12 years of experience in the field of disabilities and special needs.  Dr.Smith holds a Doctor of Education degree in Higher Education Leadership with a specialization in Adult Education from Nova Southeastern University.  She is the Director of Residential Services and the Education Liaison for a quasi-governmental disabilities agency in Columbia, SC. She is also an instructor with University of Phoenix facilitating courses within the College of Social Sciences. Dr. Smith serves on several committees advocating for the rights and inclusion of people with intellectual disabilities and special needs.  She enjoys educating and inspiring.