Author and Speaker Biographies

H.B. Smith, Jr.

Henry B. Smith Jr. is the Administrative Director of the Shiloh and Ai Archaeological Excavations, Israel for the Associates for Biblical Research (ABR). He graduated with a B.A. in Economics from Rutgers in 1992. With a 13-year business background, he earned an M.A. in Theology with an emphasis on Apologetics from Trinity Seminary, graduating with high honors in 2005. He earned his M.A.R. from Westminster Theological Seminary in 2015. Henry is presently ABR's lead researcher for the Genesis 5 and 11 Research Project, found online at