Commissioner Steven George Smith
2015 - Present
448 Catherine Ave.
PO Box 3378
Topsail Beach, NC 28445
Steven George Smith received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Industrial Technology from East Carolina University and has done post graduate work at East Carolina University, Ohio State and the University of Michigan. Mr. Smith retired from Eveready Battery Company after 37 years of service. His last position was Managing Director and CEO of Eveready East Africa Limited.
Professional honors and offices have included: Outstanding Young Men of America, Who’s Who in American Business, “Most Respected CEO’s in East Africa”, Chairman for the Kenya Private Sector Alliance, Chairman of Kenya Association of Manufacturers, President of the American Chamber of Commerce of Kenya, Chairman of the Eastern Africa Association, Director for The Federation of Kenyan Employers, a member of the Kenya National Economic Social Council, Company Board Chairman of East African Cables.
Mr. Smith and his wife, Dr. Edna C. Smith have owned property at Topsail Beach since 1969 and built their current Topsail Beach home in 1994. Mr. Smith has served as Co-Chair of Topsail Beach’s 50 Year Celebration and Chairman of Topsail Beach’s Beach, Inlet & Sound Committee. He continues to be involved with the Topsail Island community by serving as Secretary for the Kiwanis Club of Topsail Island Area and working with the Historical Society of Topsail Island. He attends Emma Anderson Memorial Chapel.