Phone: (205) 877-8346


Degrees and Certifications:

Master of Business Administration, The University of North Alabama Bachelor of Business Administration, The University of Mississippi Alabama Educator Certificate National Board Certified Teacher Intuit QuickBooks Certified ProAdvisor Microsoft Office Specialist Internet Core Competency Certification WISE Personal Finance Teacher Certification

Mrs. Lisa K. Smith

Hello from the MBJH Counseling Department!

Mrs. Lisa Smith has been an educator for more than twenty years.  After earning her first degree in business, she began her teaching career at Pinson Valley High School where she taught various business and computer applications courses.  In 2007, she began teaching business courses for the Business & Entrepreneurship Academy at Hoover High School.  She’s been recognized for her work in the classroom and has been named Junior Achievement of Alabama’s Teacher of the Year in 2013 and in 2018.  She was also Hoover High School’s Teacher of the Year in 2019-2020.  Mrs. Smith enjoys studying business and believes that learning is a lifelong process; she earned her MBA in 2019.  This year, Mrs. Smith is excited to serve the counselors and to support student learning in her new role at Mountain Brook Junior High!

Mrs. Smith loves reading and spending time with her husband, two sons, and their furry family member, MJ the beagle pup.