Dan Smith

Dan Smith is a church planter and the lead minister at Momentum Christian Church in Greater Cleveland. He also leads the “CLE Network,” a church-planting network that is part of Kingdom Synergy Partnership (KSP) and Stadia. From 2011 to 2014, Dan served as main stage programming leader and emcee/”Fungi” for the Exponential conferences. In 2012, he won an Ohio Hip-Hop Award and in 2013 was nominated for the hip-hop album North Coast Patriarchs. “Smitty” is also a comedy music writer, having written and performed the viral song/video “Baby Got Book.” His comedy albums include The Caucasian Invasion and D.E.B.’S. Kid. All of his songs can be found on iTunes under the worst rapper name ever: Dan Smith.

Dan is a graduate of Kentucky Christian University and has a Masters of Arts in storytelling from East Tennessee State University. In high school, he worked for McDonald’s for two years and was promoted all the way up to Crew Trainer. Dan

lives in Garfield Heights, Ohio, with his wife, Shannon, and their three kids, Zion, Azlan and Journey. Together, they cheer loudly for the San Francisco 49ers, Cleveland Browns, Cleveland Cavaliers and Ohio State Buckeyes.

Dan’s website is whiteboyDJ.com.

You can follow him through social media on:

Twitter: twitter.com/whiteboyDJ

Facebook: facebook.com/whiteboyDJ

Instagram: instagram.com/whiteboyDJ

Articles + Resources

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A Church in Every ‘Holler’

In his new eBook, Sending Church: Stories of Momentum and Multiplication, Dan Smith shares the journey that his church plant,…
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The Good Stuff

Exponential 2010 Workshop with Dan and Shannon Smith. The Good Stuff.