Efrem Smith is a pastor, consultant, speaker, and author. He is passionate about life transformation, multiethnic development, faithful and fruitful churches, and community development.
Efrem was the founding pastor of The Sanctuary Covenant Church, he served as the superintendent of the Pacific Southwest Conference of the Evangelical Covenant Church and as the president of World Impact. Currently, Efrem is the co-lead pastor of Midtown Church, and co-owner of Influential LLC, a speaking, consulting, and coaching ministry.
Efrem is a graduate of Saint John’s University and Luther Theological Seminary. He completed the Doctor of Ministry degree from Fuller Theological Seminary and received an honorary Doctor of Ministry degree from Ashland Theological Seminary. Efrem is married to Donecia and they have two daughters, Jaeda and Mireya.