During his time at Oklahoma State, the Army dependent was awarded ThanksUSA scholarships totaling $6,000. Martin was a student of the Spears Business School and earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Management Information Systems. Following graduation, Martin was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in the United States Air Force with a Cyberspace specialty.
Martin's mother, SFC Monique Mixon, United States Army (Retired), dedicated over 22 years of service to our great nation - a tradition of service that LT Smith is proud to continue.
"On behalf of my son and myself, we send a heartfelt and sincere thank you to team ThanksUSA. ThanksUSA's financial support enabled my son to focus more on his studies instead of worrying about how to pay for his studies. ThanksUSA's generosity empowered my son with the ability to obtain a college degree and become a productive member of society. Please know your kindness positively impacts so many lives in so many ways!"