David Smith has more than 15 of years experience in organizational management, human resources, property management, and management of multidisciplinary complex projects. He works as a business manager with Public Works and Government Services Canada.
He was previously director of strategic development for Jaguar Solutions and executive director with AGM Informatique. He was also the manager of Ameublement Branchard for six years.
Mr. Smith is a graduate in administration from Heritage College, Hull, and is currently registered at the graduate-level specialized public administration program at the École nationale d’administration publique in Gatineau.
He is a municipal councillor in Maniwaki. He has been involved in political life for a number of years, particularly with the Liberal Party of Quebec. He was a member of the CEMB, working on the school establishment council, and also served as a volunteer with the Quebec Ice Hockey Federation and the Canadian Cancer Society. Mr. Smith currently serves as a volunteer with the Saint-Pierre Chanel scout movement.
He is also a member of the Quebec Aboriginal Alliance.