Jeffrey Smith

Jeffrey Smith

Years played: 1975-1984
Position[s]: Flanker, 8, prop (tight and loosehead)
Influential UMRFC players: Like Rory O and Will Rogers, I never met a UMRFC man I didn’t like.
Other clubs and select teams played for:  15th filler on a number of other sides, including MSU, Harvard, Detroit RFC, Tradesmen, Kalamazoo
Memorable games, plays, tours, off field event: Big Tens at Purdue circa 1978/9; Big Tens at OSU 1980 – stories t/b told, not documented
Current location: Chicago IL (home), Menlo Park CA (office), seat 3B on most airlines (normal location during the week)
Occupation: Director, IT at KKR – asset management firm
Family: wife Jayma, 7 kids: Jenny, Katie, Karen, Megan, Trip (Jon), Will, and Princess Aubrey
Website: www.kkr.com
Miscellaneous: Parlayed my indifferent rugby skills into more of a pain-centered sport – triathlon, which continues to this day.
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