Roman Smith helps move forward corporate social responsibility efforts that target areas where the needs of AT&T intersect with the needs of communities. These efforts support the vision of AT&T using the power of the network to build a better tomorrow. Smith is responsible for creating and building initiatives that drive societal value in the areas of accessibility, military support, and diversity. He is part of a core team that is responsible for integrating socially responsible practices throughout the company’s operations; contributing to initiative development and execution; developing and communicating AT&T’s positions; coordinating business operations engagement and communications; and managing stakeholder relationships. Smith has over 21 years of experience in the telecommunications business. He began his career with Southwestern Bell Telephone Company in 1997.