David Robert Smith Edit Profile
Education Doctorate, Peabody College of Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, 1985—1992. Master of Divinity, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, Texas, 1975—1978. Bachelor, Hardin-Simmons University, Abilene, Texas, 1970—1974.
Youth director, First Baptist Church, Paducah, Texas, 1971-1973;
pastor, First Baptist Church, Flora Vista, New Mexico, 1978-1981;
evangelist, Southern Baptist Convention, Southwestern United States, 1973-1974;
pastor, Thornberry Baptist Church, Wichita Falls, Texas, 1975-1978;
admissions counselor, Hardin-Simmons U., Abilene, Texas, 1974-1975;
director admissions, Hardin-Simmons U., Abilene, Texas, 1981-1985;
dean admissions, Belmont College, Nashville, 1985-1992;
director development/denomination support, Belmont College, Nashville, 1992-1994. Baptist student union director San Juan College, Farmington, New Mexico, 1978-1981;seminary extension director San Juan Baptist Association, Farmington, 1978-1981. Cons.Together We Build fund raising program, Abilene, 1982-1985.
Vice president for institutional advancement Wayland Baptist U., Plainview, Texas, since 1994.
Coach T-Ball, Abilene, 1985, Western American Little League Baseball, Nashville, 1987. Den leader Boy Scouts of America, Nashville, 1986-1989. Teacher Harpeth Hts. Baptist Church, 1985-1994.
Member Tennessee Association College Admissions Counselors, American Association Higher Education, American Association College Registrars and Admissions Officers, National Association Foreign Student Advisors, Hardin-Simmons U. Alumni Association (New Mexico chapter president 1980), Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary Alumni Association (New Mexico chapter president 1981).
Married Jacalyn Ann Rainwater, June 8, 1974. Children: Timothy, Alida.
1974 - 1977
1975 - 1978
1978 - 1981
1981 - 1985
1985 - 1992
1994 - 1998