District 3, Class A
Term: February, 2024
Ron Smith is currently the President/CEO/Chief Security Officer for Enbright Credit Union headquartered in Nashville, TN. Ron started in the financial services industry over 25 years ago as a teller and has worked in almost every facet of the financial industry, including repossessions, skip tracing, and financial crimes. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science.
Under his leadership, Enbright has grown from one branch to three, tripled its field of membership, and organically double in asset size. He has also been instrumental in working with the Tennessee legislature to draft and pass cybersecurity legislation, which is currently benefiting consumers and credit unions across the state.
Ron currently serves as a director on several boards; including the Credit Union National Association, Volunteer Corporate Credit Union (Treasurer), CUNA Mutual Select Credit Union Council, Nashville Chamber of Commerce CEO Round Table, and Almost Home Animal Rescue. He has previously served on the Infra Gard board, is a member of BUNCO Crimes Nashville, International Association of Financial Crimes Investigators, Madison/Rivergate Chamber of Commerce (Past Chair), and holds dual membership with the Mt. Moriah and Former Texas Rangers Foundation Masonic Lodges as a Master Mason and Scottish Rights.
Ron and his wife Jennifer enjoy spending time with their dogs and horses on their ranch along with traveling as time permits.
Ethics Committee (Member)