Jack Smith

Vice President of Organizational Development and HR, Kirby Risk Corporation

Jack Smith is the Vice President of Organizational Development and HR at Kirby Risk Corporation, and has spent over 30 years in wholesale distribution, giving him a strong understanding of all components of the industry.

Before joining Kirby Risk in October of 2017, Jack has held positions as the Director of Talent Management at Shealy Electrical and Operations Manager/Corporate Development Manager at EDI. Through Jack’s vision and strategic plans in attracting, retaining, and developing talent he has been able to improve associate engagement and subsequent performance in the companies he has worked for.

Additionally, Jack engineered the Talent Tomorrow (t2) Distribution Trainee Program—a two-year management developmental program that created a pipeline of management ready talent, has been a nominee for an ‘Innovation in Training’ award through the NAED, and his initiatives have been featured in both industry and company publications.