Shane Smith

Employer Search Agent

Shane Smith

Room 316, Keathley University Center (KUC)
MTSU Box 74, Murfreesboro, TN 37132

Military Experience

  • U.S. Army Infantry Retired

Degree Information

  • Master's Candidate, Strategic Leadership, Middle Tennessee State University, TN
  • B.A., Social Science, Thomas Edison State College, NJ

Areas of Expertise

Employment Transition


Mr. Shane Smith supports the Charlie and Hazel Daniels Veterans and Military Family Center and its five goal mission by focusing on the “Employ” goal. As the university’s Employee Search Agent, Shane initiates, builds, and maintains corporate relationships that ensure our graduating veterans are provided access to the region’s best employment opportunities. He also assists the career advisor, Ms. Kathy Creel, with coaching veterans and their family members as they prepare to transition from academia to corporate America. 

Shane is a retired Army Captain who served more than 23 years (12 years enlisted/11.5 years commissioned) in the active duty Infantry. He graduated from Thomas Edison State College with a bachelor’s degree in social science and is currently enrolled in MTSU’s Strategic Leadership master’s program. Shane is married and has two children; his family resides in Shelbyville, TN. He is personally aware of your training, experience, and the challenges of being a transitioning veteran/military family. Shane is dedicated to making your next transition a seamless one!