6th International President of the Assembly of Christian Educators

Eric Smith received his religious and spiritual foundation at his home church of Scotland A.M.E. Zion Church in Potomac, MD. Christian Education has always been is anchor and passion in kingdom service. Eric currently attends Judah Temple A.M.E. Zion Church in Mitchellville, MD, as a faithful member since 2004, serving in the Young Adult, Music, and Special Events ministries. In the Christian Education ministry, his service extends beyond the local church and into the Zion Connectional Church in several capacities.

Presently, Eric has been honored to serve as the 6th International President of the Assembly of Christian Educators (ACE). Previously, he was appointed to serve as the Eastern Regional Co-Vice President, alongside Dr. E. Dewey Wiseman, in order to fill a vacancy. With the slogan, “The New Face of ACE” the team has been working diligently to build the confidence of the members and constituents of the ministry by bringing new ideas, enhancing current processes, and building relationships connectionally and ecumenically.