Mary Smith is a director of JN Small Business Loans Limited and the JN Foundation. She joined the Jamaica National Building Society in 1993 as a Financial Analyst and was promoted to Business Process Redesign Team Leader in 1999, Senior Manager and then Executive of Corporate Planning, Budgeting and Special Projects. In 2008 she was appointed Executive with responsibility of the JN Group's Risk Management function. Outside of the JN Group, Mrs. Smith had previously worked as Senior Economist at the Bank of Jamaica and Counterpart Consultant in the Road Planning Unit of Ministry of Construction.
A graduate of St. Jago High School and The University of the West Indies, Mrs. Smith completed the MSc. in Project Development and Planning at the University of Bradford, UK. She is Stewardship Director and Associate Treasurer of the Andrews Memorial Seventh-Day Adventist Church.