Curt currently serves as Senior Vice President and Banking Practice Leader for Northern Trust’s Arizona and Nevada markets. In addition to credit and portfolio management responsibilities, he is charged with growing the firm’s lending business in these markets. Smith joined Northern Trust in 2015 with more than 21 years of experience in various commercial banking roles in Phoenix and San Francisco, including commercial and industrial lending, commercial real estate, asset-based lending, private banking, and credit risk management.
Curt earned a BS in accounting from Santa Clara University and an MBA from W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University. He is a licensed CPA in the State of Arizona.
He is a past board member for the Arizona Society of Certified Public Accountants, Arcadia Little League and Executive Council Charities.
Curt is married with two children and enjoys traveling, family, and youth sports. His daughter has been dancing at the School of Ballet Arizona since 2012.