Bryan N. Smith currently serves as Manager of Safety & Risk at Higman Marine Services, Inc. in Houston, TX and as Director of Reasonable Faith Sugar Land, a local chapter of philosopher and theologian Dr. William Lane Craig’s Reasonable Faith ministry in Sugar Land, TX (reasonablefaith.org). He is also a founding member of Christianity on Tap, a group of men dedicated to fostering lively and friendly dialogue in the public sphere every week on all things related to Christian Theology, Apologetics, and Philosophy (christianityontap.org).
He holds a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Mechanical Engineering from Texas A&M University, a Master of Arts (M.A.) in Philosophy from Houston Baptist University with a Certificate in Christian Apologetics, and is currently pursuing a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Humanities from Faulkner University alongside additional study through the Department for Continuing Education at Oxford University, where his primary focus is on the relationship between faith, reason, and skepticism in the Christian life.
Bryan, his wife Laura, and their son Jack reside near Houston, TX, where Bryan also maintains a full-time career in the oil and gas industry. Outside of his career, ministry, and studies, he enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling the country, listening to jazz, smoking cigars, and reading the classics.