Rachel Smith '03

Rachel Smith graduated from Davidson Academy in 2003.
She received her Bachelor of Science in journalism from Belmont University in December of 2006, graduating early with the magna cum laude distinction. After being named Miss Tennessee Teen USA in 2002, she claimed Miss Tennessee USA in 2007. This led to her winning Miss USA 2007. She finished 4th Runner-Up for Miss Universe 2007. 
Rachel was recently promoted by "Entertainment Tonight" to anchor their weekend show in New York City.