Andre Smith started the process of Mission Tech in 2020, he found the passion to create an avenue for athletes after spending time scouting in the Austin, Tx area from 2016-2018 as an area scout. Smith has experience scouting football, basketball(M/W), soccer, softball, baseball and lacrosse. In 2019 Smith spent time coaching at a college prep program in Arlington, Tx where he was the Director of Recruiting and assistant coach. The passion of scouting kids across the world as a scout and coach drove Smith to be apart of the change and help athletes keep their dreams alive, as they continue their athletic career.
Smith played his High School football at Robert M. Shoemaker High School in Killeen, Texas where he started at quarterback for the Grey wolves in the fall of 2006 and 2007 earning several college offers from institutions across the country. Tulsa being his first offer, Smith went on to sign with the Red Wolves of Arkansas State in Jonesboro, Arkansas. While at Arkansas State, Smith spent time playing different positions as he was utilized as an athlete during his career. A back to back sunbelt conference champ(2011,2012) "We went from a 4-8 team going home at the end of the season, to a 10-3 (8-0) conference championship team playing in a bowl game from my sophomore to junior season, because we decided as a team to buy into the coaching and the culture they were creating!" His passion is to help athletes strive for greatness! What better platform to do so than a sport that has opened so many doors for him in his life journey. Smith Prides himself on servicing others and helping them elevate to the next level in all phases of life!