Greg Smith, a Project Lead the Way Instructor at West High School, has been chosen at the 2014 STEM Teacher of the Year by the Quad City Engineering & Science Council. Smith teaches courses on Digital Electronics, Principles of Engineering, Computer Integrated Manufacturing, and Engineering Design. Outside the classroom, he has coached teams to the Iowa state championships in the FIRST Tech Challenge robotics and the Real World Design Challenge aircraft design competitions. Smith holds a B.S. degree in Technology Education from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville and is working on a Masters of Education in Teaching through St. Ambrose University.