Efrem Smith

EFREM SMITH is an internationally recognized leader who uses motivational speaking and preaching to equip people for a life of transformation. He also consults on issues of multi-ethnicity, leadership, and community development for churches, educational institutions, and other organizations.

Currently Efrem is the President and CEO of World Impact, an urban mission, church planting, and leadership development organization. He is also an Itinerant Speaker with Kingdom Building Ministries and author of the books, “Raising-up Young Heroes,” “The Hip Hop Church,” “Jump,” and The Post-Black and Post-White Church.

Efrem is a graduate of Minneapolis North Community High School where he was a student in the Visual and Performing Arts Program. He is also a graduate of Saint John’s University and Luther Theological Seminary.

Efrem is married to Donecia and has two daughters; Jaeda and Mireya.