• Dr. Smith was born in Rochester, but soon headed west and south, ending up in Los Angeles. After graduating from high school, he went back east to college and graduate school in Connecticut, New York, and Wisconsin; earning degrees in Environmental Science, Marine Environmental Science, and Geology.

    Dr. Smith moved back to Rochester in 1997. He has been teaching at Brighton High School since 1999. He especially enjoys conducting laboratory and field activities with his students.