Emmitt Smith first rose to prominence via an illustrious football career, which included three Super Bowl championships as a member of the Dallas Cowboys and the honor of being the only player to have won a Super Bowl MVP, NFL MVP and NFL Rushing Crown in the same season. Inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame as part of the class of 2010, Smith is the NFL's all-time leading rusher, having amassed 18,355 yards during his 15 seasons.
Currently President & CEO of Emmitt Smith Enterprises, Inc., Smith leads a team of talented individuals who oversee the company's many ventures - including Pat & Emmitt Smith Charities, the marketing and management of the Emmitt Smith brand, and the company's two core businesses, EJ Smith Construction and ESmith Legacy, a real estate company.
As well known for his character and integrity as he is for his athletic ability, Smith continues to give back to the community and support higher education via Pat & Emmitt Smith Charities, an organization that annually awards college scholarships and provides enrichment opportunities to underserved youth.
Smith is a graduate of the University of Florida with a Bachelor's degree in Public Recreation. He is a member of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. He is married and the father of five children.