Zach Smith

“I chose The Saint Paul & Minnesota Community Foundations because I want to be part of an organization that is doing great things for the well-being of the community.”

As an investment analyst, Zach works to help The Saint Paul & Minnesota Community Foundations grow and assess the Foundations’ investment portfolios, helping to increase grant making in the community through sound investment of the Foundations’ assets.

Zach uses his previous experience in investment management to further the Investment team’s initiatives and provide timely and accurate information to donors and stakeholders. Zach also holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Saint Cloud State University.

Outside of work, Zach participates in community fundraisers to benefit causes dealing with multiple sclerosis and cancer. He also enjoys time with his wife and daughter, visiting nearly every park in the East Metro, golfing and attending country music concerts.