Courtney Smith

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Courtney is currently an intern at New Memphis. She works with Jessica Cowan to assist with the coordination and logistics of events held during the summer that help to engage college-aged students with the city of Memphis, better known as Launch: Summer Experience.

She is a Memphis native who graduated from Whitehaven High School in May of 2019. At Whitehaven, she was named Miss Whitehaven 2019, Student Council President, and she also participated in a plethora of Honors Societies and extracurricular activities. She will be attending Tennessee State University in Nashville, TN, majoring in Biology with a concentration in Pre-Medical Studies. She hopes to attend Meharry Medical College to become a dermatologist and open her own dermatology practice and med-spa.

Courtney was selected through the Bank of America Student Leaders Program. From a large pool of applicants, Courtney and one other intern were selected to represent the Memphis market of the program on a national level.