Michael Smith named to State Commission
The executive director of “The Greater Valdosta United Way”, Michael Smith. Was appointed to the state role Wednesday in the governor’s office at the State Capitol. His leadership of United Way, led to the decision of him being chosen with eight others. Smith has more than 14 years of community involvement and serves on multiple community boards. His responsibilities include assisting the state in carrying out national and community service programs. Another includes overseeing staff and serving as a resource for fellow commissioners. He also must be knowledgeable about AmeriCorps, as the commission promotes service and volunteerism through the program.