Staff Spotlight: Commercial Electrician Robb Smith


We love highlighting the outstanding members of our team. This month, we are spotlighting Commercial Electrician Robb Smith.


What is your role at A.F. Smith?

I am a Commercial Electrician.


How long have you worked at A.F. Smith?

I’ve worked at A.F. Smith for over 25 years.


What does your average day look like?

My daily service calls range from simple tasks such as replacing a lightbulb, to more complicated jobs such as digging a hole and finding an underground break that needs replacing.

What led you to your career at A.F. Smith?

My grandpa and my dad. My Great Grandpa started A.F. Smith Electric, which was originally A.F. Smith and Son - my grandpa was the “son.”


What does being on the A.F. Smith team mean to you?

The company was started by my family in 1920. I’m happy that it’s still going with great ownership from Brian Koepp, and that it has continued to be staffed with great people.


What do you wish people knew about A.F. Smith?

It is a really great place to work.


Why should customers choose A.F. Smith?

Reliability. We are highly-trained electricians who always get to you as quickly as possible, and get the job done right.


Who have been your strongest influences in life?

My mom and dad.


What are you most proud of accomplishing?

I’m most proud of my kids; Andrew, Scott and Morgan, and of my wife, Jacque.


What is your favorite memory of working at A.F. Smith?

All of the different people I’ve had the chance to meet, both co-workers and the customers I’ve met over the years.


Describe A.F. Smith Electric in three words or less.

An awesome workplace.


What are some of your favorite hobbies?

I enjoy water skiing and golf.