Meet Our Team
Sensei Steve is a Black Belt Schools International 7th Degree Black Belt with over 34 years of Martial Arts experience. He is a Black Belt in JKA Shotokan Karate-Do and he has several Black Belt ranks from multiple Martial Arts organizations. Sensei Steve is also the Director of Marketing and Public Relations for the IKO and USSSA Karate organizations. He is the head instructor for the Krav Maga & MMA Program and the Shotokan Karate program. Sensei Steve has cross trained through the years in Judo, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Muay Thai, Boxing, & Full Contact Karate. He has coached many MMA fighters, both amateur and professional. Sensei Steve is the owner of The Southeastern Fight League, where as an MMA Fight Promoter, he has hosted the majority of the amateur MMA events in this area. He was the first promoter to put on a sanctioned amateur MMA event through the Alabama Athletic Commission in Dothan, AL. Sensei Steve is the Master Instructor at Wolfpack MMA.
Sensei Steven Smith is a 5th degree Black Belt here at Wolfpack Mixed Martial Arts and our authorized Pekiti-Tirsia Kali instructor under Tuhon Tim Waid. Steven has been involved in the Martial Arts since 1979 when he started his training in Yoshukai Karate. In 1986, he switched to Taekwondo under the teaching of the Lee brothers, Grandmaster Soon Man Lee – 8th Dan Black Belt and Master Sun Yong Lee- 7th Dan Black Belt. Throughout the years Steven has had opportunities to train in many different martial arts systems that include Hapkido, Aikido, Inosanto Kali, Ving Tsun Kung Fu, Western Boxing, Krav Maga, and Shotokan Karate. Steven holds a Black Belt with World Yoshukai Karate and a 3rd Dan Black Belt in Taekwondo, black belt is certified by Kukkiwon, the World’s Taekwondo Federation’s headquarters, and further he is a certified Mixed Martial Arts instructor through his Taekwondo affiliates. Steven Smith is actively employed as a Probation Officer with the Florida Department of Corrections where he has served for close to two decades. He is a active member in his church, St. Michael Orthodox Church, where he currently serves as the treasurer. He is married to his wife Mona, and has two sons, Kyle and Logan Smith, who love training in the martial arts with their dad. He is a Senior Instructor at Wolfpack MMA.