Mark F. Smith
Senior Policy Analyst of Higher Education

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Mark F. Smith is a senior policy analyst of higher education for the National Education Association. Prior to joining NEA, he served as director of government relations at the American Association of University Professors (AAUP) and has significant experience working as an advocate, organizer and legislative staff at the national and state levels. He is a member of the American Political Science Association and the American Historical Association. Smith holds a bachelor’s degree in history and political science from the University of Wisconsin and a master’s degree in government from Johns Hopkins University.