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Doug Smith received his associate’s degree from Ricks College in 1969 and his bachelor’s degree in Recreation Education/Dance Minor from Brigham Young University in 1971.
Smith was a member of Ricks College Ballroom Team from 1968-1969 (Mexico tour); The 1970 BYU International Folkdancers Tour team (European tour through 16 countries); The 1971 BYU Ballroom Dance Formation Team (Amateur & World Formation Champions 1971-Blackpool, England and Germany). He also directed the Ricks College/BYU-Idaho Ballroom Dance programs for 18 years and has been the Activities Program director at BYU-Idaho for 12 years.
Smith is married to to his wife, Debra. They have 11 children and 25 grandchildren. Smith retired four years ago from BYU-Idaho. Doug and Debra own and manage Skyline Trailer Court in Rexburg, with Doug working at the main desk of the Rexburg Temple on Tuesdays. He is also a Cub Master for the Rexburg 10th Ward.