Elizabeth Highsmith

Mathematics Instructor, NVCC Annandale Campus

Education: M.S. Mathematics: The College of William & Mary ; B.S. Mathematics: Mary Washington College

Career: Worked in both the Defense & Aerospace Industries for 15+ years before switching careers to teach Math at the Community College level

Loves: Family, Friends, Pets, Basketball, Baseball, Volleyball, Triathlon, Track & Field, Scary Movies, Music, Quotes, Brownies, Pizza, Iced Tea, lots of things…


Worked in defense and aerospace industries for approximately 15+ years before changing careers to teach at the community college level.

Employed by Department of Defense Office of the Actuary; The Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA); Hughes Aircraft; Raytheon; and Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC).


M.S. Mathematics, The College of William & Mary

B.S. Mathematics, Mary Washington College

Courses Taught


MTH 151

MTH 163

MTH 241