Dennis Lindsey, the Executive Vice President of the Utah Jazz, is transitioning to an advisory role for the team, sources told Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN.
Lindsey released a statement confirming the move.
General manager Justin Zanik will continue to run the team's day-to-day basketball operations.
Wojnarowski adds that Quin Snyder will continue to have a significant voice within the organization.
Smith is also expected to look to improve the structure of the front office.