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Carrying on the Family Legacy

Ashley Smith ’85 began working for the family business as a teenager. Now President and CEO of Smith-Midland Corporation, a multimillion-dollar, publicly traded manufacturer of precast concrete products, Smith was recently named to Virginia Business magazine’s 2021 Power List.