Charlene Smalls serves as part of the pastoral team at Ripple. She has a passion for walking with, and ministering to, those who've been broken by life's circumstances and has served her community for many years. Charlene is a graduate of  Liberty University where she earned a degree in Arts and Religion in May of 2017.


Additionally, Minister Charlene received her certification in biblical counseling in December of 2010 from Stronghold Christian Research and Development Training Institute; and in January of 2004 she received her license as a missionary from Gravel Hill Missionary Baptist Church in Newark, New Jersey.  She has been married for 28 years and has a deep love children.