Scholarship established to honor memory of Stephanie Smith


LEVELLAND – A scholarship has been established to honor the memory of Stephanie Smith, alumni coordinator at South Plains College.

Ms. Smith joined the college in 2014 as the first professional to lead efforts to formally establish an active Alumni Association for South Plains College. She was in monthly contact with more than 12,000 former SPC students. She directed the Distinguished Alumni Awards Recommendation Committee and served as the executive director of the South Plains College Alumni Association. In a groundbreaking program, she created a joint membership for SPC and Texas Tech University alumni. It is the first of its kind in the nation. 

Contributions are welcome in any amount. Donations can be made securely online at Checks can be made to the SPC Foundation and mailed to the Office of Development and Alumni Relations, South Plains College, 1401 S. College Ave., Levelland, Texas 79336. 

For more information, contact Julie Gerstenberger, director of development and alumni relations, at (806) 716-2020 or email

Stephanie SmithPhoto courtesy of Krestridge Funeral Home