Michael W. Hasty, Legal Assistant
In 1996, Mr. Hasty joined the Law Office of Robert F. Smith and is currently Legal Assistant and Case Manager for the firm. He is involved in the Family Law Section of the Alabama State Bar as a non-lawyer and has been recognized for his service to the Section.
Mr. Hasty was born and raised in Linden, Alabama. He graduated from Marengo Academy in 1986. While attending Marengo Academy he was elected as President of his Senior Class. He was elected 5 years as Student Representative to the Student Government Association. He played football, baseball, and basketball. He was a starter on the 1983 State Championship teams of Football and Baseball. He was selected Student-Athlete of the Year in 1986. He was a member of the Beta Club and National Honor Society.
He entered Auburn University and graduated in 1991 earning a B.S. degree majoring in Marketing and a minor in Psychology. While at Auburn, he pledged and was active in Beta Theta Pi national social fraternity. He was active in UPC, Big Brothers & Big Sisters Program, Special Olympics, Student Government Association and a volunteer for many children's programs. He was the most enthusiastic Auburn student on campus.
Mr. Hasty is actively involved in the Auburn National Alumni Association. Since 2009 he has served as the President of the Shoals Area Auburn Club. Through his leadership, the club has received numerous national awards and is always ranked as one of the top clubs in the country. In 2009 he was selected as national "Club Leader of the Year" by Auburn Alumni Association. There are over 100 Auburn Alumni clubs in the nation. Due to his leadership, the Shoals Area Auburn Club endowed a scholarship for local students to attend Auburn University. Through many fund raising projects, the club has raised over $200,000 in seven years. This is the third largest endowed Club scholarship fund in the Auburn Alumni Association. In 2015 he was inducted into the "1856 Society of Auburn University".
He is a member of "Tigers Unlimited", scholarship donor and an avid supporter of Auburn Athletics.
He is active in the Shoals, Alabama community as a leader, contributor, and volunteer. He is devoted to philanthropic endeavors including the Women's Philanthropy Board of Auburn where he is a PHIL, Aids Action Coalition, Equality Alabama, Human Rights Campaign, University Club of Auburn and others.
He enjoys travel, beach, sailing and attending Auburn Athletic events.