President & CEO 2017-08-10T16:05:09+00:00

President & CEO

Man in hard hat

Our President & CEO

Three Generations of Leadership

Kenneth Wm. Smith, P.E., P.L.S. represents third generation leadership of the firm bearing his grandfather’s name, T. Baker Smith, C.E. A Louisiana Tech University graduate, he is a Louisiana-licensed professional civil engineer, environmental engineer, and land surveyor. Additionally, he holds professional civil engineering licenses in eight other states. Affiliated with TBS his entire life, he has 36 years of experience, working from field hand to his current position of President and CEO.

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CEO Kenny driving boat

36 Years of Experience

Cultivating People & Improving the Community

Kenny is the lifeblood of the firm’s overarching purpose—to cultivate people by identifying and developing their talents and allowing them to perform meaningful work, ultimately providing stability for their families and improving their communities. He says, “If our associates grow, develop, and feel empowered, TBS grows—win-win.” Outside of the office, he is a husband, father, grandfather, and avid outdoorsman.