• Favorite hobby

    Puttering among the flowers in her Old New Castle garden

Christine Smith

  • Director of Human Resources


    Chris has spent her education career coaching, teaching and leading in Red Clay. She earned her B.A. in political science from University of Delaware and Masters degree in school leadership from Wilmington University. She is a member of the Delaware Association of School Personnel Administrators and serves on the executive board of the Delaware Public Employer Relations Association. She previously served on the executive board of Communities in Schools, Inc. and as chair of the district wellness committee.


    Prior to discovering her love of teaching, Chris was employed in the Delaware bank industry and as a labor organizer for the Communications Workers of America union.


    Chris is married to a retired Red Clay principal and has three children who attend and/or graduated from Brandywine Springs, Cab Calloway and Conrad.