Kim is a retired Captain in the U.S. Marine Corp. In 2009, she was the first female to be deployed with an Infantry Battalion.  May 2009-Jan 2010 1st Lt Smith was deployed to Helmand Provence Afghanistan.

Kim Smith

Having been severely wounded in service, very few know the magical power of fly fishing better than Kim. She credits it with literally saving her life. Kim is an active ambassador for Project Healing Waters, which is a corporate partner of Able Women and dedicated to helping wounded military veterans recover from the physical and emotional scars of battle.