Jean Smith '97 Recognized For Excellence in Education


Congratulations to Jean Smith '97 on being awarded the 5th Annual African American Excellence in Education Award!

Since 2016, the AAEE awards have recognized over 300 hundred African American educators from various districts in Marion County, Indiana, and the awards are organized by Fred S. Klipsch Educators College at Marian University, Innopower, the Indianapolis Recorder, Educate ME, and other partners.\

Jean, along with the other winners, will be celebrated on Tuesday, June 15, at 1:30 pm, during the Innopower Minority Business Week (IMBW) Education Day. The event will be held virtually, and registration is free at