Robert Smith

Mayor and City Council
Title: Councilmember/Secretary
Phone: 512-261-6281

Robert was born in Lufkin, Texas and received a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from Stephen F. Austin State University where he was active in the Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity.

Activities & Experience

Robert spent over thirty years in Sales, Marketing and Management in the high tech world. He founded a software company in 1990 and sold it in 2000. He and wife, Kathy spent time traveling and looking for the right place to live, and found The Hills.

Robert has been active in many aspects of volunteer work. He was involved with the Leukemia Lymphoma Society for twelve years serving as the President of the Dallas Chapter, and as a National Trustee. He helped establish an Austin Chapter when he moved to The Hills and served as President for three years.

Robert was involved with The Hills Park as the Chairman of the Park Committee. He was elected to The Hills POA in 2010 and served two years as Chairman of the Security Committee. He continues in an Advisory capacity. He, also, is a member of the Member Events Committee for The Hills Country Club.


Robert and Kathy have been married eighteen years and have four grown children and seven grandchildren. He, and wife Kathy, are active golf members of The Hills Country Club. They are members of the Lakeway Church.


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