Monday, 27 February 2012 18:00

Stephen C. Smith hired as SDI Vice President

Stephen C. Smith joined SDI in February 2012 as Vice President, where he is responsible for assisting the President with the day-to-day operations of the company.

stevesmith2 Mr. Smith joins SDI after spending 17 months as a Program Manager and Director of Aviation Training and Simulation. He served over 26 years as a commissioned officer and aviator in the US Army.  During his military service, Mr. Smith served in various command and staff positions to include commanding an attack aviation battalion in Iraq during Operation Iraqi Freedom and also serving on the Army Staff in the Pentagon.  Mr. Smith’s last assignment prior to his retirement was as the Director of Evaluation and Standardization for Army Aviation.


Mr. Smith received his undergraduate degree from Virginia Tech and  holds two Master’s degrees; a Master of Military Art & Science from the US Army’s Command and General Staff College at Ft. Leavenworth, Kansas and a Master of Science in National Security Strategy from the National Defense University in Washington, DC.  Mr. Smith is married to Ann Smith from Triplet, Virginia and they have a son and daughter, Ryan (20) and Emily (24), who both attend Austin Peay State University in Clarksville, Tennessee.