Shon D Smith

Associate Professor

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University
College of Education

College of Education

Proctor Hall 367
MACounseling / Edinboro University
EDDCounselor Education and Supervision / Duquesne University
B.A.Criminal Justice / Edinboro University


Dr. Shon D. Smith has been a professional counselor for over 24 years, a clinical supervisor for 21 years and a Counselor Educator for 19 years and currently sits on the faculty in the Department of Counseling at North Carolina A&T State University. A Veteran, SSG Smith has been deployed to Africa, Iraq and Afghanistan, Central and South America as a Combat Medic and received a Bronze Star and other military awards for his service. Dr. Smith has served the counseling professional in several leadership roles, most recently, as Southern Region Chair of the American Counseling Association Southern Region (ACA-SR) andACA Awards Committe. Currently, he serves as the president for the Association of Multicultural Counseling and Development. Dr. Smith received his doctoral degree in Counselor Education and Supervision with a focus in Marriage and Family Therapy from Duquesne University, a master’ in Rehabilitation and School Counseling from Edinboro University of Pennsylvania.

Research Interests

multicultural and social justice issues in counseling services and training, interpersonal violence interventions, counselor education program evaluation, technology in counseling, clinical supervision, leadership and advocacy within the counseling paradigm, mentoring and working with military families.