Drew Smith

Drew Smith NBC10

Drew Smith joined NBC10 as a reporter in March of 2015. He's covered several big stories including Pope Francis' visit to Philadelphia and the deadly Amtrak derailment in Port Richmond.

Smith began his on-air career in South Carolina at WBTW in Myrtle Beach and later joined WSPA in Greenville-Spartanburg. The South Carolina Broadcasters Association honored him as reporter of the year in 2014.

Smith studied journalism at Elon University in North Carolina and got his start as a producer at WFMY.

In 2009 and 2010, Smith traveled the globe to United Nations meetings researching the future of the Internet. He remains an advocate for providing open web access around the world.

He grew up in the Boston area and now lives in South Jersey. He enjoys spending his time off on the Jersey Shore beaches.

- Follow Drew on twitter @drewsmithtv - Email: Drew.Smith@nbcuni.com