Prior to commencing her law degree, Ms. Smith received a BA in Communications from the University of Calgary.
While a student, she was actively involved in the Windsor Law community.
Throughout the years, Ms. Smith volunteered at Community Legal Aid as a caseworker, where she provided legal assistance to students and lower income members of the community.
Ms. Smith also served as a junior editorial assistant for the University of Windsor's Law Review.
In addition, she volunteered with the University of Windsor's external outreach committee, serving meals at the local mission and providing computer assistance to the elderly at the Centre for Seniors.
Ms. Smith served as a project supervisor for Pro Bono Students Canada where she headed up a team of students in providing not-for-profit entities with assistance in their corporate governance needs, including incorporations and the drafting of by-laws.
She has participated in several moots, including the University of Windsor's Zuber moot.
Ms. Smith has a keen interest in corporate law and gained practical experience working throughout her undergraduate studies as a legal assistant at a boutique law firm in Calgary, Alberta.
In her spare time, she participates in intramural basketball and enjoys dance, yoga and running.