ECE Trainer and Consultant
Tym Smith began working in the Early Childhood Development field in 1986. After spending more that five years in the classroom he advanced to fill various positions including Education Specialist, Director and Regional Director. Over the past 15 years, Tym has spent over thousand of hours training staff and management across the country at local and national conferences. In 2007, Tym started “Tym the Trainer”, a training company dedicated to quality and diversity for child-care programs. Tym is the owner of six early education programs in Texas and is a two term past president of the Texas Licensed Child Care Association. Tym is a member of the Texas Trainers Registry and currently serves on the board of directors for the Association for Early Learning Leaders. Tym is also a Conscious Discipline Certified Instructor.