NAIFA-Cleveland – April Education Program

6100 Oak Tree Blvd. | Park Center Plaza, Bldg. I | Independence, 44131 Lower Level Conference Room
April 11, 2019   |   8:15 am
This program has been APPROVED for 1 CE


This program has been APPROVED for 1 CE

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Presenters:  Brandon Smith 
Social Security Administration

Brandon Smith, a native of Cleveland, Ohio, joined the Social Security Administration in 2003. Prior to this, Brandon worked as a teacher for 3 years in the Diocese of Cleveland. He started his government career as a Claims Representative in the Middleburg Heights field office, specializing in Retirement, Survivors, Disability, and Health Insurance. In 2007, Brandon became the Public Affairs Specialist in the metro Cleveland area. Brandon is the primary contact for media relations, outreach, and presentations for the agency in Cuyahoga, Lake, Lorain, and Geauga counties. In 2012, Brandon received a Regional Communicator Award from the Social Security Administration. Later that same year, Brandon was among the inaugural recipients of the Black Diamond award from the Greater Cleveland Delta Foundation Life Development Center. Brandon is a member of the 2014 Kaleidoscope Magazine’s 40 under 40 Club. And in the summer of 2015, Brandon received a Deputy Commissioner from Social Security’s Office of Communication for his outstanding public affairs support of the agency’s national communication initiatives.

Brandon is a member of various cultural and educational institutions in Greater Cleveland, such as the Western Reserve Historical Society, the Cleveland Museum of Art, the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo and the Cleveland Museum of Natural History. Brandon and his lovely wife, LaToya, are the proud parents of two beautiful children, Bryce and Brielle and a spoiled Lab Mix.


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