Name: Colin Smith
Family: Wife, Sarah; Two sons, Owen (5-1/2) and Carter (3)
Occupation: Accountant at Ernst and Young
Hobbies/interests: Hiking, reading, running, basketball, getting outside with my kids
What did you study in school? I studied business in school
Are you utilizing this subject now? Yes
You forget your cell phone at home....are you stressed? Or relieved? Relieved.
Best book: Anything on American History
Best movie: The Jerk
Dream vacation: Traveling in Spain, my wife and I have been a few times and really enjoy the culture and activities
Favorite tradition? Spending the 4th of July on Lake Champlain
What brings you peace? Relaxing with a good book, I can tune out the rest of the world.
What is the coolest thing you have ever done? Hiked Mount Washington at night and watched the sunrise at the top
Where is your favorite place on earth? At home with my family
How long have you lived in Hamilton-Wenham? 2-1/2 years
Why did you chose Hamilton-Wenham? Excellent schools, friends in the area and a strong sense of community
What is your favorite place in Hamilton-Wenham? Trails - Bradley Palmer, Essex County Trail Association
What is your favorite shop? Locksmyths, good haircuts and good conversation
What is an a fact about you that most don’t know? I'm very good with a knife, chopping vegetables that is, having worked as a prep cook while in college
Where would someone see you around town? Youth soccer or T-ball games, playgrounds, hanging out with my neighbors
Which local services and programs do you support? Community House, Friends of Patton Park and Christ Church Parish Day School.