Ernie Smith is the Lorain County Commissioner's Information Technology Director and has been working for Lorain County since October 2001. An extremely rewarding career in the Air Force and ultimately in the Information Technology career field began for him in 1975.
Ernie has worked as a mainframe computer operator, Operations Supervisor supervising simultaneous operations of the Data Processing and base Communication Centers, Headquarters Technical Center Regional Manager, Corporate MIS Director, and many other IT related positions both in the United States and in the United Kingdom.
During his Air Force career, he was lucky enough to be stationed in the United Kingdom. Ernie spent a total of 15 years in England, 13 years while still in the Air Force. Ernie, Patsi & Jack have lived in Amherst since 1998.