Brad Smith

Partner at Cornerstone Advisors

Brad Smith is currently a partner at Cornerstone Advisors, a national bank and credit union consulting firm. Brad was previously the president and CEO of Abound Resources, Inc., which they co-founded in 1997 and which was acquired by Cornerstone Advisors in 2015. Prior to that, they were a manager at Deloitte & Touche, where they built a national practice of community and regional banks by providing technology vendor evaluation, operational improvement and merger integration consulting services. Before that, they were a senior consultant at Arthur Andersen, focused on banking projects such as vendor evaluations, contract negotiations, process improvement, efficiency enhancement, etc. Brad began their career as an accounting intern at BBVA Compass in 1990.

Brad Smith has a Bachelor of Business Administration from The University of Texas at Austin in finance and accounting.

Some of their coworkers include Andrea Lipo - VP, Information Technology & Operations, Terence Roche - Partner, and Bob Roth - COO & Partner. Brad Smith reports to Scott Sommer, CEO & Partner.


  • Partner

    Current role

  • Managing Director