Patricia A. Smith

Patricia A. Smith

Patricia A. Smith

B.F.A., fine arts, Pratt Institute, 1970

First year at SCAD:


Emmy award-winning creative director with more than 25 years' experience designing, branding and strategically marketing broadcast networks, both on and off channel

Awards, recognition and honors

Thirteen Southeast Regional Emmy Awards, 61 Broadcast Design Association and PROMAX International Awards, four Cable Mark Awards, WICT Women in Cable & Telecommunications Betsy Magnes Leadership Fellow, National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Silver Circle Inductee, named among second 50 Top Most Influential Women In Cable by Cable World, CTPAA Beacon Award My South Speaks Initiative and NAMIC Award My South Speaks Initiative


Board Of Governors, National Association of Television Arts and Sciences - Southeast, NATAS, Women In Cable & Telecommunications, AIGA

Previous Positions

Creative director, on-air promotion, marketing, interactive and new ventures, Turner South, Atlanta, Georgia; creative director, on-air promotion, Turner South, Atlanta, Georgia; vice president of creative services, TBS Superstation, Atlanta, Georgia; design director, TBS Superstation, Atlanta, Georgia; creative services director, WATL 36, Atlanta, Georgia; design director, WATL 36, Atlanta, Georgia; design director, WDZL 39, Renaissance Communications, Hollywood, Florida; design director, Instructional Television, Broward County, Florida

Courses Taught

  • MOME 120 Concepts and Storyboards
  • MOME 309 Concepts in Motion Media Design
  • MOME 408 Multiplatform Media Brand Packaging
  • MOME 448 Senior Motion Media Design Project II
  • MOME 490 Motion Media Design Portfolio