Dr. Jamie Lewis Smith brings 15+ years of experience guiding the growth and development of individuals, teams, and organizations. Jamie uses her training as a Clinical Psychologist to apply behavioral science principles and practices to help leaders align their daily practices with their core values, support and accelerate successful leadership transitions, overcome roadblocks to career success, and bring about positive change in their organizations.
Jamie has spent her career as a human resources leader, coach, facilitator, and advisor helping leaders to successfully navigate private sector, nonprofit, and government agencies. She possesses deep expertise in leadership development, executive assessment, strategic talent management, and organization development. She enjoys assisting leaders to align their organization’s strategy and daily work with their desired culture and values in order to produce an engaged workforce with exceptional organizational outcomes.
Jamie is passionate about helping leaders leverage their strengths to maximize their impact. Thousands of leaders have benefited from the workshops and leadership development programs she has designed and delivered, as well as through the one-on-one assessment, development planning, and executive coaching services she has provided.
Jamie is a published author and international speaker on the topics of leadership and change. She graduated with honors from Kent State University with a B.A. in Psychology and Sociology. She earned her M.S./Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Miami in Coral Gables, FL and is a licensed psychologist in Ohio. Jamie has taught university-level psychology courses at the University of Miami, and as an adjunct professor for Xavier University (Cincinnati, OH).
She was born and raised in NE Ohio. She currently resides outside of Youngstown, OH, where she lives with her husband, Curtis, and her wonderfully unique special needs son, Beckett.