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Getting to Know SDCOE: Tasha Smith

Getting to Know SDCOE: Tasha Smith
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Nearly everyone visiting the North County Regional Education Center in San Marcos is greeted by Tasha Smith’s smile and helpful attitude. 

The administrative assistant sits at the front desk of the education center, which means she performs her clerical duties and helps many of the people who come in for business with the San Diego County Office of Education (SDCOE) and San Marcos Unified School District departments. 

“Tasha has a smile on her face every day and always helps the public and employees by showing gratitude and kindness,” said Heidi Marshall, who nominated her. 

Smith epitomizes the inclusive vision of SDCOE, Marshall added. She will use her phone to translate, draw maps, or do research if needed to help people find what they’re looking for. 

“She spreads love and courage, and each day she uses her strengths to help her co-workers, the public, and everyone who encounters her to feel empowered to help others throughout the workday and beyond,” Marshall explained. 


Getting to Know SDCOE is a regular feature at that highlights the important work of different members of the team. 

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