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Smith currently serves as public relations and community engagement manager for the new Rochester radio station, WLGZ, 105.5 FM, The Beat, and for the past three years, he has held a similar position with Tipping Point Communications.
“I had the pleasure of mentoring Rashad in a summer program several years ago,” RABJ president Richard McCollough stated. “He has developed into a fine professional.”
According to McCollough, Smith has been appointed to fill a vacancy, and will serve until the next RABJ officers’ election in December 2019.
RABJ’s current 2018-2019 officers include Joanne Gordon, senior video editor with WXXI Broadcasting, vice president/broadcast; Kevin Hicks, freelance writer, vice president/print; Moiet James, development administrative assistant, WXXI Broadcasting, vice president/social media; Ericka Wilson, news producer with WHEC-TV, treasurer; and Dolores Orman, retired Democrat and Chronicle reporter, parliamentarian.