Director, Samaritan Ministry
Central Baptist Church of Bearden
Wayne Smith has been leading Samaritan Ministry, a local church-based HIV ministry, since 1996. With a background in Educational Leadership, Wayne has been recognized as an HIV educator, and has provided leadership in the fight against HIV both locally and nationally. Samaritan Ministry enjoys cooperative partnerships with AIDS service organizations in East Tennessee, several HIV/AIDS Funds, and the Tennessee Cooperative Baptist Fellowship. Wayne was recognized in 2005 by the National Education Association with the Ryan White Memorial HIV Education Award for his work educating young people about HIV/AIDS. Samaritan Ministry is a ministry arm of Central Baptist Church of Bearden in Knoxville.
Tuesday, April 23
12:30 PM – 1:45 PM