Dr. Howard Smith

College of Business, Pacific University

Dr. Smith is the Dean of the College of Business at Pacific University. Prior to joining Pacific University in 2012, he was the vice president of University Advancement at Boise State University, its primary fundraising arm. He originally joined Boise State in June 2006 as Dean of the College of Business and Economics.

Dr. Smith also served as Dean of the Anderson Schools of Management and School of Public Administration at the University of New Mexico for 10 years, and Associate Dean for four years, before returning to the UNM faculty and serving as Director of the Anderson Schools’ Program for Creative Enterprise.