Mr. Smith has served as editor-in-chief, columnist, and contributing writer for a number of periodicals:
Special Assignment Editor and photographer for Louisiana Film and Video Magazine.
Editor-in-chief of Shutter, a periodical for the Louisiana commercial and independent film, television, and theatrical industry.
Founding editor-in-chief of The Veranda, one of New Orleans only non-academic literary journals. Responsibilities included organizing an editorial board of peer reviewers; conducting the peer review process; making accept/reject decisions; conducting layout and design and of the journal; and overseeing all publication aspects, marketing and promotion, sales, and distribution.
Managing Editor of Hypertension, a peer-reviewed scientific specialty research journal for the American Heart Association.
Editor of The Beautiful Plan, a periodical for the online book marketing campaign industry by Patron Saint Productions.
Editor of AuthorViews, a periodical for the online book marketing campaign industry by Patron Saint Productions.
Columnist and contributing writer for the Editorial Experts, Inc. publication The Editorial Eye.
Columnist and contributing writer for the Society for Technical Communication publication for the Louisiana chapter.
Founding Editor of CDSI New Orleans News, a periodical for a federal government contractor.