Aaron Smith

OFFICIAL #68
NBA Experience First Season
Born September 11, 1987
Resides Philadelphia, PA
HS West Chester East High School (West Chester, PA)
College West Chester University '10

Aaron Smith is entering his first full-time season as an NBA Referee. Prior to being hired in the NBA, Smith officiated in the NBA D-League for four seasons, including the 2015 and 2016 D-League Playoffs and the 2016 D-League Finals. He also worked the 2016 NBA Celebrity All-Star Game and the 2016 NBA D-League All Star Game, both held in Toronto, Canada. Additionally, from 2013-2016, Smith worked as a member of the WNBA officiating staff. At the college level, he worked for 4 seasons in the Big South Conference, including the conference championship game in 2016.

Smith graduated from West Chester University in 2010 with a B.A. in History. While at West Chester he played one season of varsity basketball. Prior to refereeing full time, he worked as a substitute teacher at the high school and middle school levels and worked for three years as a support staff member for a cyber charter school.