Mr. Smith joined Barrow Hanley in 2005. During his investment career, Mr. Smith served as a managing director of institutional equity sales for Bear Stearns. Prior to joining Bear Stearns, he worked at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette and Lehman Brothers. Prior to his investment banking tenure, Mr. Smith held positions in public accounting and corporate finance. He graduated from Rhodes College with a BA and received an MBA in Finance and Accounting from Emory University. Mr. Smith is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, as well as the CFA Society of Dallas-Fort Worth.