Kelvin D. Smith is a native of Wilson, NC and received his primary education through the public school system. He graduated from North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management and a Certificate in Entrepreneurship in 1999.
While attending NC A&T SU, Kelvin served in the Chancellor’s office, assisting the Vice Chancellor for Development of alumni affairs. He was also a member of the “Blue & Gold Marching Machine”.
Prior to attending Charlotte School of Law, where he served as the Student Bar Association (SBA) President, Kelvin spent several years working in sales and distribution; and served as Executive Vice President of Sales and Operations for a manufacturing and distribution company.
He is currently the President of the Law Office of Kelvin D. Smith, PLLC, where he focuses his practice in civil litigation and criminal defense. Kelvin practices regularly in the Guilford County district court system with a focus on district court matters including traffic, criminal, domestic, child support and civil court.
With a passion to learn and grow academically and professionally in the pursuit of justice, Kelvin is a member of the North Carolina Bar Association, the North Carolina Advocates for Justice, the Guilford County Association of Black Lawyers, the Greensboro Bar Association and the Greensboro Criminal Defense Lawyers’ Association.
In addition to his professional leadership and devotion to the Greensboro community, Kelvin is a life member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Incorporated, where he serves as a board member and the Keeper of Exchequer (treasurer). He is also the treasurer of the Guilford County Association of Black Lawyers and a member of Providence Baptist Church.
In his spare time, Kelvin enjoys reading, traveling and spending time with his family.