| Pearl Richardson Smith, Ph.D.
Founder and President
Dr. Pearl R. Smith is the president and founder of Pearl of Wisdom Solutions.
She has a passion for helping businesses, federal agencies, and faith-based
organizations achieve their desired level of performance by applying ageless
principles that promote ethical and productive behavior. She also serves
individuals seeking to enhance their personal or professional effectiveness.
Pearl of Wisdom's services are built on Dr. Smith's vast work experience,
academic training and, natural "people skills." She has over 20 years of
experience in the private and public sectors holding key staff, consulting, and
leadership positions. In addition to her with work with Pearl of Wisdom, she is
an adjunct professor for Mercer University, University of Phoenix, and Shorter
University, where she teaches organizational behavior and leadership courses.
Dr. Smith has a Bachelor’s Degree in Organizational Relations, a Master’s
Degree in Organizational Learning, and a Ph. D. in Organizational Leadership.
Dr. Smith has received recognition for her professional, academic, and civic
accomplishments including: inclusion in Who’s Who in America, IRS Woman of
Distinction, Regent University Beasley Scholar, and Jack and Jill of America,
Inc., Distinguished Mother.