Christopher D. Smith, Commissioner
Chris is a long time resident of Pinehurst, NC and a life long automotive enthusiast. He is the Founder of the Sandhills Motoring Club, as well as the President of the Triangle Section of the Mercedes-Benz Club of America, and a member of the Porsche Club of America and Corvette Club of the Sandhills. His prize 1989 560SL has won the Mercedes-Benz Silver Star Award for Preservation, first place in Hagerty Youth Judging 2018, Best in Class at SMF 2019, and was featured in the September 2018 edition of Popular Mechanics. His other prize possession, a 1991 Dodge Stealth R/T was also featured in Popular Mechanics in the October 2019 edition.
His love of cars and all things Pinehurst has come together in his participation with the Expo Team. With his extensive background in Business Operations and Information Technology, his role is a perfect fit. In his spare time, he owns and operates an Information Technology conglomerate based in Pinehurst, NC.