Albert E. Smith, CPA

Albert Smith

Albert E. Smith is Chairman of the Kennedy Health Board of Directors, a member of the Kennedy University Hospital Board of Trustees, and serves as Chairman of the Professional Medical Management Board, and the Kennedy Health Alliance Advisory Committee. He had also served as Chairman of the Hospital Board of Trustees from 2007 to 2012.

Mr. Smith is the retired President of Canon Financial Services (CFS) Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Canon. He served in that position from 1986 to 2007, directing all activities of the organization. Prior to that, he served as Executive Vice President with Fidelity Bank & Trust Company of New Jersey (now Bank of America) from 1971 to 1986.

Mr. Smith has been a Kennedy Board member since 1986, and has served for more than 20 years on the Executive Advisory Board for Rutgers University School of Business and its School of Nursing Executive Advisory Board for the last two.  A Certified Public Accountant since 1979, he holds Fellowship in both the American Society of CPAs and the New Jersey Society of CPAs.

In 2003, Mr. Smith was honored for his philanthropic work with the Goodwill Industries of Southern New Jersey Helms Award. He served as Vice Chairman of the South Jersey March of Dimes from 1986 to 1991, and was the organization’s WalkAmerica Chairman in 1986.

Mr. Smith is a graduate of Rutgers University.

He and his wife, Meral, reside in Haddonfield, NJ.