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David Smith

Business Development Officer

M.A., Louisiana Tech University
B.A., Louisiana Tech University

David joined Argent in March of 2012. In his role as Business Development Officer and Property Consultant, David cultivates relationships with his existing clients and prospective clients for the firm. He serves families and businesses across the South for any of their property and mineral right needs.

Prior to joining Argent, he spent 5 years working as a petroleum Landman in Louisiana, Arkansas, and Texas and is currently a member of the American Association of Professional Landmen and the Ark-La-Tex Association of Professional Landmen.  Additionally, he serves as President of the Louisiana chapter National Association of Royalty Owners (NARO), and he is a board member of NARO national.  David is a graduate of Louisiana Tech University, where he received both his undergraduate and Master’s degrees.

He is a die-hard Boston Red Sox fan, an avid reader, and still prefers vinyl records to any alternative.  He is an active member within his church and community and enjoys spending time with his wife and three children.

500 E Reynolds Dr., Ruston, LA 71270

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