Smith, David

David Smith, PhD

Classes Taught
ART 2304: Computer Illustration
ART 2350: Typography
ART 3350: Graphic Design I
ART 4302: Computer Graphics Studio
ART 4310: Pre-Press & Print Management
ART 4351: Graphic Design II
ART 4398: Professional Internship in Graphic Design
ART 4398: Senior Project in Communication Design


  • BS in Art, Frostburg State College
  • MEd, Frostburg State University
  • MFA in Graphic Design, Vermont College
  • PhD in Communication Design, Union Institute and University


  • Schreiner University Advisor of the Year, 2006
  • Elmore Whitehurst Award for Creative Teaching, 2005
  • Harriet Garrett Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2003


  • Advisor, AIGA student group
  • Association of Photoshop Professionals
  • College Art Association
  • Texas Association of School Administrators
  • Lions Clubs International

David Smith grew up in the mountains of Western Maryland. He enjoys adventure sports, traveling, and building things. He and wife Jeanie live in Kerrville. They enjoy singing in the church choir and acting in local theater productions. David has been a member of the faculty since 2001.