Author Trish Smith is educated in child development. She began working for the school district in 2006 after being a stay at home mom during her boys beginning years. She and her husband have been foster parents and have hosted a foreign exchange student a few times as well. Trish is dedicated to her service as a facilitator in the early childhood department at the church her family attends. Trish resides in Southern California with her husband, two sons, two dogs, and her cat.