Faculty & Staff Directory Profile

Donald "Don" Smith

office 601.877.6526
B.S., Alcorn State University, '80
M.S., Alcorn State University, '90


B.S.  Agricultural Economics, Alcorn State University-1980

M.S. Agricultural Economics, Alcorn State University-1990


Professional Experience:

2015-Present - Alcorn State University, School of Agriculture, Research Extension and Applied Sciences

Director of Development


2009- 2013 - City of Natchez / U.S. Department of Labor / Youthbuild USA

Program Manager, Natchez Youthbuild Program



1980-2008 - Mississippi State University Extension System (Retired)

Extension 4-H Youth Agent

County Agricultural Agent/ County Director

District Program Director - Southwest District



Distinguished Service Awards – National Association of County Agricultural Agents

Distinguished Service Awards – Mississippi Association of County Agricultural Agents

Natchez Chapter - Alumni of the Year Award

Coffeeville High school Hall of Fame Inductee

Natchez Top 10 Citizens of the Year Honoree – Bluff City Post.