Jeanne Jacoby Smith is Professor Emerita at McPherson College in Kansas. A graduate of Elizabethtown College (B.A.), James Madison University (M.A.), and Kansas State University (Ed.D.), she chaired her church’s Outreach team for several years. Jeanne and her husband, Herb, have been active in refugee resettlement with Church World Service. In 1991 and 1999, they taught in India and Japan with Brethren Colleges Abroad.