Linda Smith, President of Shared Hope International, discusses the trafficking of minors in the United States, how listeners can fight it and how parents can protect their children. Joining the conversation is a young woman named "Lacy" who shares her story as a former child trafficking victim and how she escaped the industry with the help of Shared Hope International. (Part 2 of 2)
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Linda SmithView Bio
Linda Smith is the founder and president of Shared Hope International. She is also a licensed tax accountant and a former US congresswoman, having represented Washington state's 3rd Congressional District from 1995-99. Linda and her husband, Vern, have two children and reside in Vancouver, Wash.