J Penelope Smith, MBA, MSEd
Instructor & Program Director
About the instructor
J. Penelope Smith is a servant leader and Director of The BOUGIE Institute. J. Penelope is a mother of three (3) and an experienced educator, certified Instructional Designer, and business consultant. She brings to your educational experience 20 years of business acumen, 10 years of experience in classroom and online instruction, and 5 years of experience developing curriculum for a myriad of disciplines.
As an educator and instructional designer, Ms. Smith's purpose is to prepare individuals to achieve success personally and professionally. She accomplishes this by creating out-of-the box learning content that addresses unique learning preferences. Ms. Smith's approach involves developing solutions that move the learning experience from ordinary to extraordinary.
All individuals should be afforded the opportunity to maximize their full potential. When provided access to resources and partnered with educators with a passion for helping others succeed, individuals have the capability of meeting and exceeding personal and societal expectations.
MSEd, Instruction and Curriculum, University of Memphis
MBA, Business Administration, Webster University
BS, Healthcare Management, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
AAS Medical Laboratory Technology, Kankakee Community College
Graduate Certificate, Instructional Design and Technology, University of Memphis
License 23072, TN Laboratory Professional, General Technician
License 000606831, TN Educator, Endorsements-Sped Comp K-12, & Business Education K-12
License 152697, TN Board of Cosmetology, Natural Hair Stylist
ASCP ID 04092813, American Society of Clinical Pathologist, Medical Laboratory Technician
Test Code 5545 , Praxis, Sped Core Knowledge and Severe to Profound ApplicationsUniversity Medical Center Alliance, Six Sigma Black Belt
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In this class you will learn how to write meaningful goals, develop vision specific affirmations, and create a vision board. A proven way to help you say what you see until you see what you say.
BOUGIE State of Mind focuses on reprogramming your minds to see infinite possibilities instead of limitations. Create your vision with a bold, outspoken, unapologetic, goodwilled, inspiring, and epic strategy!