➧ Born in Columbus

➧ Educated in Columbus Public Schools Columbus State University (B.S.)

Samford University Cumberland School of Law (J.D. University of Alabama School of Law (L.L.M.)

➧ Member St. Luke United Methodist Church, currently serves on Administrative Board and as Usher.

➧ Member, Kiwanis Club of Columbus, Legion of Honor

➧ Past President Columbus State University Alumni Association, former Board Member, CSU Foundation

➧ Board Member, Feed the Valley Foodbank, MidTown, Inc.

➧ Former Board Chairman, Muscogee County Hospital Authority

➧ Former Board Member, Columbus Symphony Orchestra,  Downtown Development Authority

➧ Past President, Blanchard Elementary PTA

Art and Sue McQuaig Smith have been married
for thirty years. They have two daughters, Emily Brannan (Joseph) and Ellen. Sue is a Speech
Therapist in the Muscogee County School District, Emily teaches Second Grade at St. Luke
School and Ellen is a student at CSU