About Fred Smith

A product of Florida public school system and graduate of the University of Florida, Fred is a husband, father, and storyteller who’s authored several books, films, and more TV commercials than he can remember.


In college, he played baseball with a future World Series MVP. After In college he played drums in a band that opened for James Brown. Since then he’s published a music magazine, made a feature film, installed his own sewer line and married the greatest woman on planet Earth.college


Fred spends his days in Tampa, FL enjoying every second he can with his family that includes his wife, Marie, daughter, Madison, and dog, Libby.