Smith is the former chief performance officer for Emory University’s finance division and brings to us more than a decade of experience in business and operations improvement for that institution. He also held positions at Emory University as administrator of business operations pro-tem for The Stuart A. Rose Manuscript and Rare Book Library, director for Emory’s internal consulting practice, Business Practice Improvement, and as director of regional programs for development and alumni relations. He also held roles addressing land use and transportation issues as part of the Emory University’s participation in the Clifton Community Partnership.
Smith has a master of science in higher education administration and student affairs from Indiana University-Bloomington and a bachelor’s degree in public administration and political science and government from the University of Virginia, Wise College.