Dekia Smith, PhD

Board Position: 
Board Member

Dr. Dekia Smith is currently the Associate Dean for Student Success and Retention at Bucks County Community College. She previously served as the Director of Counseling services for the college from 2014 to 2018. She has been a Licensed Professional Counselor for over ten years and worked as an Adolescent Trauma Consultant earlier in her career. Dr. Smith is certified in Crisis Intervention and Child Sexual Abuse Treatment. She obtained her bachelor’s degree in Psychology from The College of New Jersey, her Masters in Counseling from Cairn University and a doctorate in Higher Education Leadership and Innovation from Wilmington University. She currently serves as a Trustee and Joint Board Member for Shiloh Baptist Church.