Ann Smith is a circle evangelist with forty years of experience working globally and locally as the Director of Women’s Ministries of the National Episcopal Church and Anglican Communion, Global Education Associations, consultant to the United Nations, Co-Convener of Millionth Circle, Gather the Women Regional Coordinator and attendance at 53 international events. She, with thousands of others, co-created and facilitated women’s leadership programs, training of facilitators, events, workshops, and publications.
Her dream is to inspire and engage people of all ages to listen and learn from Mother Earth and to act
Her dream is to inspire and engage people of all ages to listen and learn from Mother Earth and to act on Her behalf. Her love and deep connections to nature came from growing up on two farms where she could play outdoors in the woods, ponds and pastures. Her horse Lucky was her baby sitter.
She is co-author of Stories from the Circle, Women Prints, Women’s Uncommon Prayer and Women’s Round Calendar.
She with Angela Weber from Brazil helped plan and carried out the highly successful Anglican Encounter: Churches in Solidarity with Women, 1992, in Salvador Brazil. Together they have started the Green Tent Circle global initiative, www.greententcircle.com Ann lives in Naples, Florida, on a nature preserve with husband Whitney and cat Brownie.
In the Incubator - In Process Projects
Ann is currently working on Green Tent Circle Workshops for the Parliament of World Religions in August 2023. The Themes are 1. Community Organizing 2. Assertive Communication
Ann is also working with emerging ideas around utilizing Goddess Archetypes to joyfully cultivate confidence and self-esteem within girls and women.
Ann Smith on the Power of Circles!
Listen to this great conversation with Ann Smith, Clay Boykin and Dennis Tardan on the Power of Circles.
GTC UN CSW Workshop!
Video of the first Green Tent Circle Workshop on the GTC Youtube Channel.
Ann belongs to Green Tent Circle - Florida!
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