Director, Information and Referral Geriatric Social Services
Sandra Smith, is the Information and Referral Director for Positive Maturity, Inc. a United Way of Central Alabama partner for over 40 years. She assists seniors age 50 and older to navigate social agencies to meet their individual needs in Jefferson, Blount, Shelby and Walker counties. Sandra educates the community through speaking engagements and health fairs. She bas been an active participant with Jefferson County Public Health Department’s continuing initiative “Community Matters” and Jefferson County Health Care Coalition.
She has retired from Positive Maturity, been a Positive Maturity Board member and is now back to work for Positive Maturity. She has come full circle with her passion for assisting seniors. Before working with the senior population Sandra was Customer Service manager for International Pharmacy Management and also a Customer Service manager for Express Pharmacy Service, a mail order pharmacy.
Sandra attended Birmingham-Southern College and American International College in Springfield, Massachusetts which was where she grew up before making a permanent move to Birmingham, Alabama.
She is a Silver Haired Legislator for District 34, Blount County where she and her husband, Jim, live on the original Highland Lake in Oneonta not to be confused with Highland Lake off Highway 280. She and her husband enjoy antique malls, thrift stores, their family of three standard poodles, mother, father and son and of course fishing.