Anthony D. Smith is the Executive Director of Cities United, a national mayor-led initiative focused on eliminating the violence in American cities related to African American men and boys. Before joining Cities United, Anthony led the Office for Safe and Healthy Neighborhoods for Mayor Fischer and the city of Louisville. Anthony is committed to creating positive outcomes for all youth, with a focus on young black men and boys.Throughout his professional career, Anthony has made it a priority to cultivate up and
Throughout his professional career, Anthony has made it a priority to cultivate up and coming leaders. He was born and raised in Louisville, KY. He earned his bachelor’s of arts from Northern Kentucky University. He is married to Devonya and has three boys – Kendrick, Haig and Chase.
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