Linda Smith Distinguished Service Award Winner

Service at the highest level requires working for change. For more than20 years, Linda Smith has lived her philosophy. She has devoted herselfto public service and to fostering a spirit of engaged scholarshipamong her University students. Beginning in 1984, working withcommunity partners such as Utah Legal Services, Smith has designed,implemented, and overseen a revision of the college’s clinical dean Scott M. Matheson notes, Over the years, hundreds of studentshave served in clinical placements and have provided thousands of hoursof community service through the programs overseen by Linda Smith.