Party affiliation: Democrat
- Optometrist, principal Wm. C. Smith Doctor of Optometry, Professional Corporation, Murfreesboro, Tennessee, since 1980.
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Member of Southeast Council Optometrists, American Optometric Society, Tennessee Optometric Society, Middle Tennessee Optometric Society (secretary-treasurer 1984, vice president 1985-1986, president 1987), Murfreesboro Junior Chamber of Commerce (vice president community development 1984, vice president individual development 1985), Moose, Lions (secretary 1984), Knights of Columbus 1981, (vice president 1982-1983, grand knight 1984, trustee 1985-1987).