Trooper Smith, P.E.
Georgia/Florida Division Manager
Trooper Smith is a Vice President/Principal and Freese and Nichols' Georgia/Florida Division Manager. He has experience in various fields such as water and wastewater plant design, utilities and transmission, process evaluation, plant operation and maintenance, sludge handling and disposal facilities, construction management services, and program management services. Trooper is a member of the Leadership Cobb County Chamber of Commerce as well as organizations such as the Georgia Association of Water Professionals and the American Water Works Association. Trooper has won many awards, including the WEAT Medal of Honor Award, the ENR Top 20 under 40 Award, Texas CEC Gold Award Winner – Category F, and the Watermark Award for Web-Centric Project Communication on Tools.
Trooper holds both a bachelor’s degree and a master’s in Environmental Engineering from Texas Tech University and was a former U.S. Army Engineer in Iraq, receiving a Bronze Star for Operation Iraqi Freedom.