Jennifer K. Smith is the Director of the Office of Teaching Excellence. She has served as the Associate Director of Course production for UF Online and as manager of Instructional Design Services at UF’s Center for Instructional Technology and Training.
Prior to her work at CITT, Jennifer was an Associate Professor with the University of Florida Theatre and Dance Department. She has supervised costume construction for performing arts companies such as the Los Angeles Opera, Santa Fe Opera, Alabama Shakespeare Festival, and the Colorado Shakespeare Festival in Boulder.
Her creations have been worn by many performers including opera singers Placido Domingo and Denyce Graves as well as rock musician Prince. Jennifer received her Master of Fine Arts degree in Theatre Production from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Her Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication and Theatre Arts came from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.