Meredith Smith

Education Special Project Manager
Alabama Public Television

Meredith Smith is an Education Special Project Manager with Alabama Public Television (APT). In this role, she leads the "American Graduate: Getting To Work" project, which is a workforce development initiative that supports local partners who are addressing the gap between job openings in high-demand, high-wage technical occupations and the shortage of people qualified to fill them. She organizes community outreach projects and cultivates community partnerships with an emphasis on collaborating with educational content partners. She also serves on the Alabama Campaign for Grade Level Reading. Before coming to APT, Smith worked as a first-grade teacher and instructional coach for seventeen years at Montevallo Elementary School in Montevallo, Alabama.

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