Our Ohio ’23 Keynote Speaker

Loryn Smith, MSW, Founder of Finally Home Christian Adoption Services

Loryn Smith is the Owner/CEO of Finally Home Christian Adoption Services, a private adoption agency in Florida. this role implements the thirty plus years experience Loryn has had in the child welfare system, working both professionally and personally to impact the lives of children in the Tampa Bay Area. Loryn has worked as a marriage and family counselor, has been a Director for both public and private foster care/adoption agencies, and directed the Training Program for an adoption support center. Loryn has been certified through Rutger’s University and NACAC as an Adoption Competent Trainer and trained in the Trust Based Relational Intervention Method. Loryn brings to her position and personal passion as she and her husband fostered for thirty years; 21 of those in the Tampa Bay area. 

Loryn is the mother of twelve children, seven of whom were adopted through the foster care system. She is a frequent trainer in the Tampa, Florida area, bringing practical application of parenting skills for children impacted by abuse and neglect. She also provides Family Coaching Services, working directly with families to assist them in developing effective parenting strategies for challenging children.