Kevin D. Smith

President & CEO

Mr. Kevin Smith is a native of Kansas City, Missouri's urban core.  Growing up in a single parent home, he understands the struggles that children and families face when it feels like the drought will never end.  

Mr. Smith has a passion for igniting excitement in all ages to tap into their gifts and encourages the utilization of those gifts to make a positive difference in their community and the world around them.  He inspires people to believe in themselves and to know that with ambition, hard work and dedication; there are no limits to success. 

He is a courageous leader with vision, breaking barriers of the status quo!  

He is balanced with experience, insight and practicality. Underlying all this are the principles of God’s Word being used as a vessel by God to transform lives.

 

Mr. Smith is also the President of Urban Success Development Inc. 

He is a graduate of:

           *  Westport Business Technology/Communication Magnet High School with an

               emphasis in Business Technology studies. 

           *  Columbia College in Columbia, Missouri with a Bachelor of Science in

              Political Science/History with a minor in Religion. 

 

While studying at Columbia College he held several prestigious leadership position such as:

              * Black Students Association President

              * Student Activities Commission President 

              * Governor's Office/Missouri State Capitol assistant to Congress and local

                 respresentative. 

              * Freedom School Inc. Leader

 

He was also blessed to be apart of Mr. Ewing Kauffman's "Project Choice" program where he was the recipient of a full ride academic college scholarship for his undergraduate studies. 

Mr. Smith is married to Diana Smith and is the proud and humble Pastor of Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church.  

Urban Success Inc.

Tel: 816-348-3935

Fax 816-861-0627

3001 Cleveland Ave.

Kansas City, MO  64128

E-mail: urbansuccess3001@gmail.com