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Saturday, April 28, 2012, 4:12 p.m.

Noteworthy: Family Resources, which seeks to prevent and treat child abuse, will honor Smith at its annual dinner for his 25 years of service to the group.

Age: 60

Family: Wife, Evelyn Savido; stepchildren, Michael Parker and Monica Ayoub; five grandchildren

Residence: Plum

Occupation: Executive director of Family Resources from 1997 to 2012, and the clinical director for the prior 10 years. Maintains a private practice in psychology and works as manager for integrated programs at the Allegheny County Department of Human Services.

Education: Bachelor's degree in speech, rhetoric and public address, University of Pittsburgh, 1972; master's degree in counseling, 1973; doctorate in counseling, 1990

Quote: "It's important to be recognized and to be recognized by the people I have worked with, who know my work better than anyone."

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