Brad D. Smith

For over two decades, Brad D. Smith, a West Virginia native, has served in several senior and executive positions at Intuit, a global technology platform powering TurboTax, QuickBooks, and Mint. He joined Intuit in 2003 and served as Vice President and General Manager of Intuit’s Accountant Central and Developer Network. He then went on to lead the Consumer Tax Group, QuickBooks and Small Business Divisions before becoming CEO in 2008. Brad served as the CEO from 2008 until 2019. Now, he is the Executive Chairman of the Board of Intuit, chairman of the Nordstrom board and Co-Founder of The Wing 2 Wing Foundation. He also sits on the board of SurveyMonkey. 

Brad is a Marshall University alum and committed to giving back to West Virginia and the community where he grew up. Brad and his family have contributed $60 million in donations over the years to Marshall University and West Virginia University to further develop opportunities for young entrepreneurs. Brad and his wife, Alys, also started the Wing 2 Wing Foundation in 2020, which focuses on providing resources and education to help develop Appalachian communities, which have been disproportionately impacted by economic and technological changes.