Smith, DeDe
Lecturer - Information Management
CS 425e
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M.Ed., Professional-Technical & Technology Education, University of Idaho
B.S., Business Education/Computer Information Systems, Southern Utah University
A.A.S., Secretarial Technology, Southern Utah University

Work Experience:

Utah Valley University, Lecturer, 2014-present
Utah Valley University, Adjunct Instructor, 2002-2014
Utah Valley University, Lecturer, 2011-2012
Eagle Gate College, Instructor, 2002-2004
Stevens-Henager College, Office Administration Program Director, 1997-2002

Courses Taught:

Basic Computer Applications
Business Computer Proficiency
Information Management Principles
Spreadsheet Applications
Integrated Software Projects
Business Presentation Applications
Business Desktop Publishing Applications
Business Computer Productivity with IS Technology
Digital Lecture Series

Professional Organizations:

Phi Beta Lambda (PBL), Advisor
International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE)
National Business Education Association (NBEA)
Western Business Education Association (WBEA)


Professional Educator License, State of Utah
MOS: Microsoft Office Access 2016
MOS: Microsoft Office Word 2013
MOS: Microsoft Office Excel 2013
MOS: Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2013
IC3 Computing Fundamentals 2013


Faculty Excellence Award, Utah Valley University, 2008
Teacher of the Year, Stevens-Henager College, 2001


"Technology for Next Level Learning". D. Smith and J. Bentley. Career and Technical Education (CTE) Summer Conference. June 2018, Lehi, Utah.

“PowerPoint: Beyond the Basics”. D. Smith. Western Business Education Association (WBEA) / Hawaii Business Education Association (HBEA) Conference. February 2016, Honolulu, Hawaii.

“PowerPoint: Beyond the Basics”. D. Smith. National Business Education Association (NBEA) Annual Convention. April 2015, Chicago, Illionois.

“Create Professional Reports and Documents with Word”. D. Smith. National Business Education Association (NBEA) Annual Convention. April 2015, Chicago, Illionois.

“The Future is Here: An Office 2010 Overview”. D. Smith and D. Garner. National Business Education Association (NBEA) Annual Convention. April 2012, Boston, Massachusetts.