SSgt Devon M. Smith
Devon Smith is Company Fire Officer in the United States Air Force. The St.Petersburg Florida native is a 2004 graduate of Lakewood Senior High School who has participated in a wide variety of athletic & scholastic activities from little league through college, spanning 3 decades. Smith who served as a Senior Lifeguard Instructor for the city of St. Petersburg for 5 years teaching swimming and diving lessons, also served as Captain of the baseball, tennis, & diving teams, and Drum-major in the Spartans legendary “Soul of the South” marching band. Additionally, Smith played football, ran track, swam, cheered, played music, danced, and performed theater.
After joining the Air Force and becoming a Firefighter, Smith committed his efforts and experience into public service, teaching, instructing, and mentoring junior firefighters and Airmen, building future leaders today. Smith coached Junior Varsity Baseball while stationed in California, teaches swimming and diving, and music in his spare time.