Mr. Smith received a . from Washington and Lee University, an . from Oxford University, where he was a Rhodes Scholar, and a . from Yale Law School. He has served as Chancellor of the Episcopal Diocese of Alabama and been an officer, director or trustee of numerous educational, charitable and civic organizations, including Rotary International and the Association of American Rhodes Scholars. He served from 2008 to 2016 as the Administrator of both the Eastman Trust (which endows the renowned Eastman Professorship at Oxford) and the American Trust for Oxford University. He is also responsible for Rhodes Scholarship selections in the southeastern United States and the American Caribbean.