The Very Rev. Robert N. Smith

Assisting Clergy

The Very Rev. Bobby Smith serves as CEO for both Saint Francis Community Services and the Saint Francis Foundation. Previously he served as associate rector to the four churches that form the LaSalle County (Illinois) Episcopal Ministry within the diocese of Chicago. His extensive background in public policy and healthcare administration includes serving as CEO for Illinois Valley Community Hospital. He earned a master of arts, ministry, cum laude from Nashotah House Theological Seminary, a master’s in business from Webster University, and a bachelor of arts from Eastern Illinois University.