Dr. Smith was born and raised in Kankakee and attended University for Illinois graduating from Veterinary School in 1979. He joined Village East immediately after graduation has been here nearly 40 years. Dr. Smith has been married to his lovely wife Julie for more than 4 decades. Their daughter Katie is a veterinarian that graduated from Purdue and his son Kevin is medical School at IU. (Divided house?) He has a dog name Annie that loves the water and even goes "tubing" behind the boat in the summer. He also has an elderly large orange tabby cat named Owie.