- U.S. Army's First Blind Active-Duty Officer
- ESPY's World's Best Outdoor Athlete
- Soldier of the Year Winner
Major (Retired) Scotty Smiley graduated from Pasco High School in Washington State in 1999 and attended the United States Military Academy in West Point, New York. After 4 great years, he graduated and moved to Fort Benning, Georgia and attended Infantry Officer Basic Course. After IOBC he graduated from Ranger School. He quickly moved to Fort Lewis, Washington where he ... VIEW MORE
Scotty’s story will empower, motivate and move the audience at your next event. From the Walmart Leadership ... View More
I share my life story through the highs and lows, from high school fame to West Point difficulties, through ... View More
My story starts from an immature definition of leadership in High School as a Captain of sports teams to ... View More
The Army values are not necessarily unique but instead lived and supported to death. It is the growth of my ... View More
- Scotty Smiley's story is one all Americans should hear. It will inspire them in tough times and help them through some of the difficult challenges they face in life.
- Senator Bob Dole
- I can't believe some of the amazing things you have done, since losing your vision in Iraq, it is extremely impressive.
- Katie Couric
- Seldom do stories convey an abandonment of self in giving to other. Captain Scotty Smiley was put to the ultimate test of faith and passed with flying colors, turning what was intended for evil into good. His determination to overcome and to allow God to be honored in the telling of his story is richly conveyed through this book.
- Steven Curtis Chapman