Associate Professor of Management
J.D., University of Tennessee
M.Acc., Tax Concentration, University of Tennessee
B.S., Accounting, University of Tennessee
Campus Phone: Ext. 5240
Came to Tusculum: 2000
Rhonda Smith, associate professor of management, brings both private sector and extensive teaching experience to the classroom. For four years, she worked as an attorney with the law firm of McCord, Troutman & Irwin, PC, focusing primarily on issues of contract preparation, estate planning, bankruptcy, entity selection/formation and general taxation.
Dr. Smith was a lecturer at the University of Tennessee for six years prior to coming to Tusculum, teaching such courses as tax, law, and accounting on both the undergraduate and graduate level.
Dr. Smith earned a law degree and a Master’s degree in accounting from the University of Tennessee. She has made numerous professional presentations to such groups as the Tennessee Society of CPAs.