GENEVA classical academy - Meet Our Faculty

Jake Smith

Jake Smith

Dialectic Latin, Logic & Math, Rhetoric Government & Economics

Jake is a graduate of a classical Christian school in Tennessee and holds a Bachelors of Arts in Philosophy from the University of Tennessee. He is beginning his third year at Geneva as the latin and logic teacher in the dialectic school and economics teacher for the rhetoric school. He is also adding 8th grade made to his schedule.

Before his time at Geneva, Jake served in the US Army as a Signals Intelligence Analyst for 4 years. Most recently he has taken multiple economics classes at Polk State College for his own enrichment and is currently enrolled in mathematics classes as well. 

Favorite Books: Till We Have Faces by C.S. Lewis, Fountainhead by Ayn Rand, Spring Snow by Yukio Mishima, The Dresden Files by Jim Butcher Man’s Search for Meaning by Viktor E. Frankl