Dr. Brandon Smith


Dr. Brandon Smith is a native resident of Slocomb, AL. He received dual baccalaureate degrees in Animal Sciences and Agronomy & Soils from Auburn University in 2012. 

From Auburn, Dr. Smith traveled to the University of Arkansas and attained a Master of Science in Animal Science (focusing in ruminant nutrition) in 2014. Dr. Smith completed his education at Texas A&M University, achieving a Doctorate of Philosophy in Agronomy (focused in forages) in 2017.

As of September 2017, Dr. Smith was hired to assume the position of Assistant Professor in the Department of Animal Science and Veterinary Technology at Tarleton State University. His primary role is that of ruminant nutritionist, though he also aids the department in its Range and Ranch Management program and serves as the Department Statistician.

Dr. Smith was married in July 2017 to Katie Williams, who works as a Transcript Analyst in the Admissions Office at the university.


Dr. Smith is an active member of the following organizations: