Daniel Smith

Daniel Smith
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School: (860) 435-4430
Danny Smith came to Hotchkiss as assistant director of admission in 2001 from Pomfret School, where he had been the head football coach for four years. Prior to that, he worked at the Culver Academies in Indiana, where he coached football, girls basketball, and baseball. He began his career at Trinity College in Hartford, where he spent five years in the athletics department coaching football, women’s basketball, and baseball. A graduate of the University of New Hampshire, Mr. Smith was a four-year letterman in football. He was appointed co-director of Hotchkiss athletics in 2004. He is currently head coach of varsity football. His 2008 football team finished with a 9-0 record and won the Class A New England Prep School Championship. He and his wife, Carrie, instructor in human development, live on campus with their three daughters, Emma '18, Maggie '20, and Leighton.