Kevin Smith is a Palm Valley Alum from the Class of '08. After Palm Valley, he attended the University of California Santa Barbara with fellow classmate Alex Schild ('08), and other PVS alums, David Pardy ('05) and Sean Boland ('11). A year out of college, he began teaching Advanced Placement World History and Middle School Social Studies at the Palm Valley School. Mr. Smith remained on staff for two years and then moved to New Orleans, Louisiana. He has taught Middle School U.S. History and World Geography in New Orleans for three years. Mr. Smith has recently accepted new employment and will teach Middle and Upper School Humanities at the Gifft Hill School on the island of St. John in the US Virgin Islands, starting August '18.