The Lindell Foundation Announces Appointment of Chief Operating Officer

The Lindell Foundation, a private non-profit dedicated to changing
the way the world lives, loves and gives, names Samuel T. Smith to lead
operations for domestic and international efforts

DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Lindell Foundation, a private non-profit founded by MyPillow®
inventor Mike Lindell, named Samuel T. Smith as the organization’s Chief
Operating Officer (COO), effective April 1. In the role, Smith will aid
in the development of global initiatives to facilitate charitable
exchanges of humanitarian assistance to the poorest of the poor across
the country and around the world.

“I am excited to welcome Sam to our team as we seek to address the
issues affecting individuals in desperate need throughout the world,”
said Lindell. “His experience in executive leadership and international
development is a great addition and a visible commitment to excellence
by our organization.”

Smith joins The Lindell Foundation after a successful and lengthy career
in branding, marketing and global leadership. After spending many years
in the international apparel industry, over the past decade Smith served
as the CEO of Mercy Ships and Medical Ministry International. Under his
tenure, these organizations achieved record levels of success in some of
the most difficult global environments, due in large part to his
specialization in optimizing resources to provide hope to more
individuals in need.

“I am very excited to join Mike Lindell and the team at The Lindell
Foundation,” said Smith. “Mike is a man of great faith and passion,
which he has instilled into the Foundation team. I share their passion
for the less fortunate, and the partnership being created is one that
will make a substantial impact on the lives of the ‘least of these.’”

Smith is the author of “When Love Heals,” which focuses on delivering
love and providing life-changing services to the world’s poor. An
internationally recognized speaker, Smith has been approached to speak
on optimizing ministry and improving assistance to the less fortunate by
the National Religious Broadcasters (NRB), various NGO’s,
churches, international relief/development organizations, governments
and international media.

The Lindell Foundation is a private, non-profit foundation
serving the poorest of the poor through the love of Jesus. Established
by Mike Lindell, inventor of MyPillow®, The Lindell Foundation provides
relief to rebuild and reform the lives of individuals, communities and
nations worldwide. Inspired by the lessons Lindell has learned through
his successful entrepreneurial career, The Lindell Foundation takes a
unique approach to non-profit efforts, ensuring every dollar given and
received goes directly to those most in need.

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to arrange an interview with Samuel T. Smith, please contact Katie
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