Michael Smith

Profile Updated: November 26, 2018
Michael Smith
Residing In: McKinney, TX USA
Spouse/Partner: Becky O Smith
Occupation: Retired from Raytheon Inc.
Children: Chelsea Rebecca Buford (Smith), born December 1991 in Garland Texas
Taylor Adele Smith, born September More…1993 in Alice Springs Australia
Military Service: USAF  
Yes! Attending Reunion

Spent 4 years in the USAF doing classified work - stationed in Misawa Japan and San Antonio, Texas
Spent 33.5 years with E-Systems Inc later bought by Raytheon Inc doing classified engineering. Worked in Alice Springs Australia for about 10 years and worked the rest in Garland Texas (suburb of Dallas) with extended working projects in Denver and Harrogate England.
Retired in 2011 and have spent time hiking the Grand Canyon as well as some peaks in Colorado.
Went to Paris and Normandy for 25th wedding anniversary 2014.
Took a couple of cruises to Alaska (2015) and the East Caribbean (2016) - fun!
Eldest daughter Chelsea married a great guy Jake on April 20, 2018. Currently they are living in Lucern Switzerland - how fortunate!
Life has been good.

School Story:

My stepfather was in the USAF so...
Went to three different high schools before graduating:
2.5 years at Belton High School near Kansas City Missouri
0.5 years at James Connelly High School in Waco Texas
1 year at Shorecrest

Spent about year at the University of Washington before joining the USAF.
Trudged through night school while holding down a full time job at E-Systems and completed my Bachelor's degree in Mathematics at the University of Texas at Dallas. Graduated with honors.

That's about it...

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Jul 01, 2014 at 3:40 PM

Charlotte, thanks for the comment to my page! You've got some great photos yourself! It's good to hear from you, my first contact with my senior year! I'm very proud to have attended Shorecrest.

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Posted: Aug 28, 2014 at 12:46 PM
Hiking up to Barr Camp on Pikes Peak - 10,200 feet, 3.5 miles, thin air!
Posted: Aug 28, 2014 at 12:48 PM
Barr Camp on Pikes Peak - turn around point for this flat-lander
Posted: Aug 28, 2014 at 12:51 PM
Rode the Cog Train to the top of Pikes Peak - 14,110 feet and 30 degrees on August 23, 2014...really thin air!
Posted: Aug 28, 2014 at 12:53 PM
Our two girls on Mt. Gillan, Alice Springs, Australia back in the mid '90s - mates for life
Posted: Aug 28, 2014 at 12:54 PM
The Smiths go to Washington DC in 2004.
Posted: Aug 28, 2014 at 12:56 PM
Becky and I at Casa Nostra, Alice Springs, Australia
Posted: Aug 28, 2014 at 12:58 PM
Sgt. Smith USAF, Misawa Japan 1973
Posted: Aug 28, 2014 at 12:58 PM
Shorecrest High School mug shot...