Ronald G. Smith, Sr. (Ron) is a Manager of Origination & Retail Retention Northern District for CLECO Corporation. Smith also is a Licensed Real Estate Appraiser and owns RGS Appraisals, LLC. He’s also co-owner of R & B Investment Group, LLP. Smith has served as Chairman of the Board for the Central Louisiana Business Incubator, and Chairman of the Rapides Primary Health Care Center. He has served as President of the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. local alumni chapter and is currently the Area Director and the Executive Director for Alpha Phi Alpha’s Louisiana District. Smith also served on the Board of the Boys & Girls Club and is a Charter member and former President of the Alexandria Pan-Hellenic Council.
Smith received his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Marketing from Southern University, and an MBA from the University of Phoenix. Smith is a United States Army Veteran and he is an Alexandria native, and a member of the True Vine Missionary Baptist Church. Ron is married and they have three children.