Queen K. Smith was born and raised in Cameroon, West Africa. Both her upbringing and background have afforded her the opportunity to understand diversity and relate to people from different nationalities and walks of life. In ministry, Queen is known best for her real and passionate application of God’s Word and bringing stories in the Bible to life. Her passion and knowledge of storytelling has afforded her the opportunity to coach others to unpack their stories and share with relevance. She holds the belief that every person is created uniquely with their own purpose and plan; she enjoys partnering with others and watching God’s plan unfold in their lives.

 A graduate of UT Tyler and Liberty University, Queen holds a Master’s of Arts in Human Services and has a background in the following fields; mental health, IDD (Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities), Substance Abuse, and Life Coaching. She currently works in the social service field with the at-risk population in order to connect them to resources in the community that can help eliminate or decrease barriers they face. Queen is the founder of Open Seat, a gathering for women focused on community and stories.

She is married to her best friend, Rickie Smith, and together they have a beautiful daughter. Queen and her family currently reside in the Dallas area.