David Smith | dsmit147@utk.edu

David Smith has been an associate professor and director of the Center on Deafness at the University of Tennessee since August 2011. Prior to this, he was the director of the deaf education program at Fresno State.  Smith also has been involved in a career as an educator of the deaf and hard of hearing that spans more than twenty five years in a variety of settings and age groups.. He brings his experience as a deaf individual, mentor, and team member to the NLCSD with great enthusiasm.