Smith, Gerald L.(born: 1959)
Born in Lexington, KY, Gerald L. Smith is a history professor and fomer director of the African American Studies and Research Program at the University of Kentucky (UK). Smith is a three-time graduate from UK, having earned bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees. He has had more than 30 items published in history journals and reference books.
Smith is the author of a number of books, including A Black educator in the segregated South: Kentucky's Rufus B. Atwood and the Black America series, Lexington, Kentucky. Smith is also an ordained minister.
For more see Gerald L. Smith on the University of Kentucky History Department website.