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Stephen Z. Smith

Steve is the Director for the River Region Chaplain Service and is chaplain liaison for the Montgomery Co Sheriff’s Office and also a certified police chaplain through the International Conference of Police Chaplains.
Email – stevesmith@riverregionchaplains.org

Occupation
Steve currently works for the Montgomery Co. Sheriff’s Office.  Steve is also retired from the Montgomery Police Dept for 20 yrs.

Education/Training
Steve graduated from Sidney Lanier HS in 1980. Steve graduated from the National Forensic Academy in 2003.  Steve is also a certified chaplain through the International Conference of Police Chaplains (ICPC)

Hobbies
Alabama Football, Softball, Church Mission work, Coin Collecting, Law Enforcement Patch Collecting

Steve has also written a book entitled, “It’s More than Shootouts and Car Chases: Memoirs of a Montgomery Police Officer.” The book is available on Amazon by clicking here, or from him at MPDmemoirs@knology.net

Clubs / Organization
IAI – International Association for Identification

Family Life
Steve, and his wife Nancy have two children, Stacy and Kelly.

Church
Steve attends Thorington Road Baptist Church, where he teaches youth in Sunday School, is Mission Team Coordinator and serves as a Deacon.

Favorite Scripture

Proverbs 3:5-6

Why I chose to be a Chaplain
I have seen first hand the stress that Law Enforcement Officers experience and the need of a Chaplain.

Shootouts and Car Chases: Memoirs of a Montgomery Police Officer