Jodie SmithParanormal Diva
Jodie Smith AKA; “The Paranormal Diva”™ is an actress, and hostess of the popular internet radio talk Ghost Chat Radio. Now residing in Baton Rouge, LA, she gained experience early in her life as a both an actress and model during her years living and growing up in South Florida in Fort Lauderdale, Florida also working the Miami and Palm Beach markets. Jodie has an impressive modeling history and also extensive professional makeup artistry experience. Additional credits to her background include appearances in numerous local stage productions, theatre and musicals, guest spots on many radio shows, television commercials, television series, and several feature films.
Jodie spent her formative years splitting her time between the very spirited and haunted city of New Orleans, LA where her family is originally from, and Fort Lauderdale, FL. Her first paranormal encounter happened to her at about age 5 when her paternal grandfather passed away, and he decided to pay a visit to her family’s home where he awakes her from a restful sleep. This was only the beginning of what was to become a lifelong series of ongoing events that created a deep seeded desire to learn more about the afterlife, the occult, and anything paranormal.
She is an empathic and intuitive clairvoyant reader and medium often working under the reader pseudo name of “Jo Haunts”™ 4 time IPAA (International Paranormal Awards Association) nominee and winner of a 2009-2010 IPA (International Paranormal Award) for “Popular up and coming spiritual service” (Female) She offers her insightful spiritual guidance through intuitive readings that often include various divination techniques and tools such as reading stone vibration, tarot cards, crystals, runes and pendulum work. Additionally, she is certified as a Usui Reiki master healer, a sound healer, law of attraction and spiritual life coach, and a certified clinical hypnotherapist. Jodie is well educated and has taught classes on many topics involving esoterica, paranormal investigation, intuitive development, kitchen witchery, Reiki, and meditation. She is the founder of S.P.I.R.I.T. LLC. (The Southeastern Paranormal Interest Research and Investigation Team).
She has been featured on FOX news, the PTN network, The Atlanta Journal Constitution, ParaXradio, DTM Wicked Edge Radio network, Coffey Talk, The California Psychic Network (Psychic Jaela), and No Limits Radio among others.
Her freelance writing has appeared in The White Crow magazine online, Ocean Drive magazine, The Fort Lauderdale Sun Sentinel, The California Psychic network blog and many more!