He is a graduate of Albert Merrill College in New York and recipient of advanced training program
in Sports Management sponsored by the Jamaica Olympic Association (JOA).
The Founder of the very successful Douglas Forrest Meet in 2004, Mr. Smith was a sports officer for
eight years at the Institute of Sports. He has been the manager of many of Jamaica’s Track and Field
teams to International Competitions. These include:
• Team Manager of World Indoor Competitions in Paris 1997 and Japan 1999
• Team Manager of the World Junior Championship in France in 1998
• Manager of the teams to the Carifta Games, Junior Pan-Am Championships, CAC Junior
Championships and Commonwealth Games between 1990 and 2000.