David Smith has been committed to Bank of America’s Military Veterans Recruiting Program since September of 2007. He attends dozens of recruiting events each year representing Bank of America. He interacts with local, state and federal level organizations to increase veteran interest in the financial services industry as a career and coaches veterans on tactics to ensure their success.
He has been called upon to speak as a Subject Matter Expert with the Department of Veterans Affairs and Department of Defense as well as at employer consortiums at state and national events. David’s human resources experience prior to joining Bank of America spans over twenty years, primarily in the staffing services and executive search arena.
His military experience involved two enlistment terms performing as a professional musician in Army bands and as a bugler for military funerals and other ceremonies in the Midwest and in Western Europe. He continues to serve as a volunteer bugler for retired service members through Bugles Across America.