Mrs. Wahls teaches seventh grade English, advanced English and health. Aside from teaching, Mrs. Wahls enjoys being active in the many extracurricular activities here at Smith. She is the school improvement chair for the building and organizes the internal review process for the district. She also serves as English department head, along with Mrs. Baran. She assists in the media center in the morning. This is her 15th year in Troy.
She has her bachelor’s degree in Secondary Education with a major in English and a minor in health education from Western Michigan University, her master’s degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Oakland University and her education specialist degree in administration also from Oakland University.
Other interests for Mrs. Wahls include reading, exercising, boating and spending time with friends and family, especially in Houghton Lake where her family has a cottage. She lives in Commerce Township with her husband, Bob and two son, Drew and Corey who attend Walled Lake Schools.