- M.S. Civil Engineering 1981
- Director of Strategic Initiatives, HNTB Corporation
- Elected 2011
Scott Smith is director of strategic initiatives at HNTB, with responsibility for infrastructure business including highways, bridges, rail, aviation, and transit. Since joining the firm in 1985, he has served in a number of key positions, including president of HNTB’s Central Division and CEO of HNTB Corporation. His commitment to bettering the community has earned Smith widespread accolades from Kansas City civic leaders and engineering peers. The KU School of Engineering awarded him the Distinguished Engineering Service Award in 2011.