Stacy C. Smith is the Director of Knowledge Ministry at the Church Health Center in Memphis, TN and the editor of Church Health Reader (www.chreader.org), a magazine on health and healing ministries for lay leaders and clergy.

Originally from Dallas, TX, Stacy holds degrees from Union Theological Seminary in New York, NY and Austin College in Sherman, TX, and is currently pursuing doctoral studies at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN. She holds multiple awards from the Associated Church Press for her writing in Church Health Reader. Stacy is ordained in the Presbyterian Church (USA).