Christopher Smith, MS-HRM

Diversity Initiatives Coordinator, The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH)


301 Sparkman Drive
Huntsville, AL 35899
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Christopher Smith has nearly 10 years of corporate training experience facilitating courses for companies in the Fortune 50, 100, and 500 across the entertainment, financial, healthcare, and telecommunication industries. He is knowledgeable in delivering training on both soft and technical skills, sales skills, and leadership development.

Christopher currently serves as a Senior Program Coordinator within the Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at The University of Alabama in Huntsville. In this role, he is charged with managing diversity initiatives pertaining to university faculty and staff employees. This includes but is not limited to: professional development opportunities, operationalizing DEI in functional areas, event planning, and supporting institutional DEI initiatives. He also facilitates training in this position on topics such as implicit bias, inclusive hiring, and DEI fundamentals. Also, he is well-versed in the facilitation of career development topics. In 2021 he was honored to be appointed to the City of Huntsville’s Human Relations Commission by Mayor Battle where he currently serves in a leadership role.

Christopher has received a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Alabama A&M University and a Master of Science in Human Resource Management from The University of Alabama in Huntsville.


  • M.S, Human Resource Management, The University of Alabama in Huntsville
  • B.S., Computer Science, Alabama A&M University


  • City of Huntsville Human Relations Commission (HRC)
  • Alabama Association of Higher Education Diversity Officers


  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
  • Certified Professional Resume Writer
  • Career Development and Coaching
  • Team Building
  • Employee Training
  • Leadership Development
  • Human Resources
  • Professional Development
  • Project Management
  • Employee Relations