Recently retired head coach of Lenape Valley (N.J.) High School, Don Smolyn, won the 2020 AFCA/AFCF Power of Influence Award, and with good reason. On top of amassing 348 career wins, he used his position to benefit scores of people in his community.
With his career on a roll and determined to help others, Bob Burt’s world changed forever when his 19-year-old daughter Erin died unexpectedly.
AFCF Power Of Influence Award winner Bob Burt learned coaching and life lessons from legendary mentors, which helped guide him through personal tragedy.
Tom Fanning knows leadership and he knows football. It’s his ability to influence change and continuously improve that earned him the 2018 American Football Coaches Foundation® CEO Coach of the Year® Award.
The American Football Coaches Foundation announced that Tom Fanning, CEO of Southern Company, is the 2018 recipient of its CEO Coach of the Year Award.