yellow jacket committee
Jeff Smith leads the 2018-19 Yellow Jacket Committee after being an active
committee member since his involvement began in 2008. For eight years, Smith
hosted a Cheez-It® Bowl team during its stay for the annual college football bowl
game played at Chase Field, serving as Team Host Chair for UCLA last year. Smith
has also served as a recruiting, sales and engagement commissioner and led the
committee in fundraising for four years.
As regional marketing and eld support manager for Wells Fargo, Smith played a large
role in the Fiesta Bowl partnership with Wells Fargo, including re-vamping the Wells
Fargo Fiesta Bowl Par 3 Challengethat saw great success over its rst two years.
In his role at Wells Fargo, Smith is responsible for local marketing activities for Wells
Fargo’s Community Bank in the Desert Mountain Region – Arizona, Nevada, New
Mexico and Utah. Smith earned a bachelor’s degree in business from Western State
Colorado University and an MBA from Thunderbird School Global of Management.
Smith also completed a master’s extension level of banking program from the Paci c
Coast Banking school, graduating with honors.
2018-19 Yellow Jacket