Theolishia Smith has several years’ experience, training and education in program management for public health and disease prevention programs. She is an experienced public and community health professional and has managed federally and state funded community health programs. She has served as an operations manager of a health and wellness clinic and was the founding executive director of a local community tobacco-free coalition. Mrs. Smith is an experienced grants manager with the ability to multi-task and thrives on working in a team-based environment. In addition, she a nationally certified and state of Alabama licensed Athletic Trainer. Mrs. Smith earned her undergraduate and graduate degrees in Health Education and Public Health respectively from the University of Alabama at Birmingham.