Mr. Christopher B. Smithers is President of The Christopher D. Smithers Foundation and Board Member since 1986. A U.S. representative to the United Nations, Founder of The Smithers Center at Columbia University Medical Center, and a member of the Executive Committee of the R. Brinkley Smithers Institute for Alcoholism Prevention and Workplace Problems ILR School at Cornell University. He is an Honorary Director of The Grenville Baker Boys and Girls Club, Locust Valley, New York, and an Honorary Director of The Glen Cove Boys and Girls Club, Glen Cove, New York.
Mr. Smithers is a past Board member of the Nassau County Chapter of the American Red Cross and a past member of the Board of Governors of The National Arts Club. Christopher Smithers served on the Junior Committee for the Humane Society of New York’s major fund-raising event. Mr. Smithers also worked as a Detox Technician for indigents at C.A.R.P. (Comprehensive Alcohol Rehabilitation Program) for three years.
Mr. Smithers attended Cornell University.