Hello! Welcome to my website! My name is Demara Smith and I am 29 years old. I have been married to my husband, Cody Smith for 10 wonderful years! I am from Gallia county and have been a resident of Rio Grande for the last 5 years. I have taught in the Gallipolis City Schools for 7 years. Currently, I am the K-2 Intervention teacher at Rio Grande Elementary. I previously taught preschool for the Gallipolis City Schools for 4 years, so this is my first year in my current position. I attended The University of Rio Grande, where I received a Bachelors in Early Childhood Education with a Reading Endorsement. I later received a Masters Degree as an Intervention Specialist, Early Childhood. I enjoy what I do each day! I am thankful to be able to work with such wonderful children and co-workers! I truely count it a blessing to be a part of Team Rio!