DALE SMITH attended Mississippi College, Southeastern Baptist theological seminary, and Southwestern Baptist theological seminary with the idea of working full time in Church Ministry.
Upon completing seminary, however, he was hired by the Radio and Television Commission as a national consultant and traveled the United States extensively working with both Baptist and non-Baptist Churches. The main scope of his work was to consult and advise churches on how to become affiliates of the ACTS Television Network . He also trained churches on how to develop a TV or Video Ministry and consulted on all aspects of Television from equipment, training, production techniques, and management.
His consulting skills introduced him to many people in the Television and Motion Picture industry. He has served on the Board of Directors of FilmGems Corporation in New York City, a large TV production, and Movie distribution company. He developed his own production company and consulting firm with dozens of clients on the purchase and distribution of motion picture libraries.
In over 40 years of business and ministry Dale has served in several positions as a Minister of Education, Pastor, and conference leader in churches in North Carolina, Louisiana, Alabama, Ohio, West Virginia, and Texas.