The Rev. Amittia Smith is a preacher, teacher, motivational speaker, youth advocate, and an everyday extraordinary human being. Her witty presence and intense love for all mankind allow her to work wholeheartedly in her gifts. With a heart to encourage society, she is passionate about uplifting the downtrodden and equipping souls for work in the kingdom.
Fondly known as “Rev. T”, this humble woman of God, holds a Bachelor’s degree from Morris Brown College, Masters from Clark Atlanta University, and Educational Specialist from, Columbus State University. She has supplemented her educational career by studying abroad, at the University of Seville, in Spain, and the University of Cape Coast, In Ghana (West Africa).
Amittia was ordained an itinerant deacon in the AME church in 2015, in the Southeast Alabama Conference, where she also pastored at Dunn’s Chapel AME, in Troy. In 2018, she has ordained an itinerant elder, in Northeast Alabama Conference. Before accepting her call to the ministry, Rev. T was an active member of the WMS, Sunday school/bible study teacher, YPD Advisor, Minter’s Spouses, and held positions as an officer within some of the entities, throughout her tenure. Rev. Smith is also a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc.
Armed with a purpose, destined, determined, and devoted to speaking life and hope into people, Rev.T has facilitated various workshops and training sessions. A teacher in and out of the church, Rev. Smith is currently a Special Education Teacher; who has taught in the public schools of Georgia and Alabama, and even a prison in Florida. Within the aforementioned assignments she has received numerous awards and accolades; with Teacher of the Year,2920, and Sara Spano Top Teacher being amongst the highest recent regards. However, most importantly she was a prominent part of lives that were molded and transformed into what they were purposed for. Recently, she has published a book, entitled, SoLoved, as she strives to share John 3:16 with everyone she meets.
Born in Los Angeles, CA Rev. T, embraced life in the Southeast region of America and forged forward efficiently and effectively, to embrace Alabama and Georgia since leaving, California. She is married to the amazingly phenomenal Rev. Dr. Rodney D. Smith. They are blessed by God to be the parents of three beautiful, intelligent, and loving children, Rosie, Royal, and Rodney.