Steve Smith is working in his 27th year of public education- with 26 in the state of Alabama. Coach Smith serves as the athletic director and head football coach for Piedmont City Schools. In 25 years as a head football coach (11 at Cedar Bluff and 14 at Piedmont), Coach Smith's teams have compiled a record of 246-74 with 14 region championships and 24 consecutive playoff appearances. His teams have won state championships in 2009, 2015, 2016 and 2019. Coach Smith has been married to the former Rachel Stone for 23 years. They have 3 children at Piedmont High School: Sean (18) is a senior, Sloan (16) is a sophomore, and Savannah (14) is a freshman.