|Alma mater||University of Leeds|
|Notable works||The Guardian|
David Richard Smith is the Washington DC bureau chief of The Guardian. From 2010 to 2015 Smith was the Africa correspondent for The Guardian for which he was based in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Smith is a graduate of the University of Leeds. Smith married American actress Andrea Harris, a grand-daughter of historically influential African American psychologists and educators Kenneth and Mamie Clark, at the Loeb Boathouse in Central Park, Manhattan, New York City on 18 September 2010.
- David Smith's profile and latest articles at The Guardian
- David Smith's letter from Africa at The Guardian
- David Smith @SmithInAmerica on Twitter
- His wife Andrea Harris at IMDB