Rodney Smith

Charitable Giving Specialist

A passionate leader with integrity and a strong work ethic utilizing a skill set made up of over 25 years of experience in the non-profit industry and the financial field allows for Rod to best serve clients and charitable interests. His years of experience working with donors, corporate giving, family foundations, and charitable divisions positions him to best serve his clients wishing to leave a legacy, protect their estate, and enlighten clients regarding their best charitable giving options.

As a former 3-year starter for one of the premier college football programs in the country, the Nebraska Cornhuskers, under legendary coach Tom Osborne, and his short stint with the NFL under coaches Mike Shannahan and Marty Schottenheimer, Rodney has learned the discipline, dedication and structure necessary to succeed. His leadership in the non-profit industry has allowed two of the organizations he founded to serve over 140,000 at-risk children and over 2,500 military children and families of the fallen, wounded & deployed. Rod can share with clients his extensive knowledge in charitable giving as it relates to 501c3 Non-ProfitOrganizations, Private Foundations, and Donor Advisory Funds.