Kala D. Smith is a higher education professional with 17 years of experience. She provides outstanding service at all levels of an institution of higher education. She takes great pride in administering all things related to Financial Aid, Student Accounts, facilitating/developing better business practices, and building positive working relationships.
Kala brings plenty of know-how, and experience necessary to provide strong collaborative leadership during times of transition. She has a proven record of collaborative change management, implementation of policies that improve student success and enrollment retention, enhancing transparent communication and shared governance, and improving relationships across school lines. Kala has an advanced level of training with Ellucian Colleague.