Since 2001, Charles W. Smith has been the Executive Director and Secretary of the George Hoag Family Foundation. The Foundation is a private, non-profit, public benefit corporation engaged in charitable endeavors that support community healthcare programs and social service programs. Prior to Mr. Smith’s association with the Hoag Family Foundation, he was CEO and Chairman of Allied Supply Company. Allied Supply was a West Coast industrial piping distributor primarily focused in supporting the petro-chemical, OEM, refining and pipeline industries.
Mr. Smith is currently serving on the Board of Advisors of the UCLA Medical Center – Santa Monica and served four years as Chairman. In addition, he sits on the Board of Directors for the People Concern. Since 1997, Mr. Smith has served as a Director of the George Hoag Family Foundation. He holds a B.A. from the University of Southern California. Mr. Smith is a former member of the Golden West Chapter of Young Presidents Organization, as well as, a past member of the Board of Governors of USC.
Mr. Smith lives in Santa Monica with his wife, Melinda H. Smith and they have three grown sons and six grandchildren. Mr. Smith is a member and Elder of Brentwood Presbyterian Church, as well as, a member of Los Angeles Country Club and Bel-Air Bay Club.