Ashley Smith

Ashley Smith

CarePortal Child and Family Advocate

After graduating from Spelman College and Northwestern University, Ashley returned to her hometown of Kansas City, MO to work within her local communities. With a background in social systems and family therapy, she has worked with issues of homelessness, trauma, and substance abuse and the impact they have on children and families. As an advocate, she has worked to illuminate what isn’t being said and the perspective of those who’s stories aren’t being heard. Ashley joined CarePortal to help carry out the purposeful and powerful ministry to support the local church in their care for vulnerable families.

Email me at AshleyS@carePortal.org