Meet The Team

Bridgette Smellie

Children's Director

Bridgette grew up in Richmond Hill, ON and has been attending Richmond Hill Pentecostal Church since 2005. She gave her life to Christ during a youth conference in 2013 and has been serving as a volunteer in church ministry ever since.

Bridgette graduated from Ryerson University in April of 2020 with a Bachelor Degree in Early Childhood Education.

Over the past few years Bridgette has served in Children’s Ministry at Richmond Hill Pentecostal Church in a number of areas and roles including, Nursery & Toddler, Classroom Leader, and later moved into a Team Leader role. She has been a Kids’ Choir Director since 2016 and has served on the Worship Team and as a Leader in our Jr. High ministry.

In January 2020, Bridgette was hired in a part-time contract role as our Children's Director and joined the staff full-time in September 2020.

Her passion is to help children develop a strong foundation in their faith and come to develop a personal relationship with Christ. She is excited to serve the families of Richmond Hill Pentecostal Church.