Orange County Public Schools
Sterling Smith is a 23-year-old graduate of the University of Central Florida with a master’s degree in Elementary Education MEd. While in college, Sterling received the honor of being named a “Whose Who Among Collegiate Students in America” due to her dillegence to education and community service projects. Sterling was a finalist in the Miss Florida USA 2015 pageant last summer representing Lakeland, FL. She has held several other titles in pageantry over the past 6 years including Miss Teen Florida Galaxy 2010, Miss Sumter County 2011, Miss Sunshine State 2012, International Junior Miss Florida 2012, Miss Miracle 2013 and Miss Florida Ambassador 2014. Her modeling credits include Supermodels Unlimited, Old Navy, Belks, Michael Kors and Mac Duggal evening gowns. In her spare time she enjoys traveling, fitness and her golden retriever, Nate. Sterling is currently a first grade teacher at Millenia Gardens Elementary in Orlando, FL.