Ms. Smith serves as Office Manager and Government Relations Assistant for Morrill & Associates. Among other duties, she oversees the lobbyist registration and disclosure program for the firm and its clients, participates in legislative monitoring and client reporting programs of the firm, and assists with lobbying the members of the General Assembly.

Ms. Smith has several years of experience in client-focused public service and government relations. As a Deputy Marshal for the Illinois Supreme Court, she maintained communication with judicial officials and staff as well as with local, state and federal law enforcement officials. Earlier in her tenure at the Court, she served in the Clerk’s office managing communication and coordination of various ceremonies and procedures. Immediately after college, she worked as a Committee Clerk and Transcript Editor at the Clerk’s Office for the Illinois House of Representatives.

Ms. Smith has a strong knowledge of the legislative process and enjoys good relationships with many members of the Illinois General Assembly and legislative staff. Ms. Smith graduated from the University of Illinois – Springfield in 2013 with a B.A. in both Sociology and Anthropology, and completed the Capitol Scholar Honors Program.

Ms. Smith resides in Springfield, Illinois.