Angela Thompson Smith Ph.D., has a background in medical and human consciousness research. She also studied remote viewing with two of the US military’s top trainers: Paul H. Smith Ph.D. and Lyn Buchanan. She is the owner of Mindwise Consulting in NV, has published numerous books, and has been training remote viewing students since 1994, She is one of the Founding Members and Directors of the International Remote Viewing Association (IRVA) and has served on the IRVA Board of Directors. Her business, Mindwise Consulting carries out remote viewing consulting projects and teaches students operational remote viewing.

During her time working at the PEAR Laboratory at Princeton University, she had multiple opportunities to visit with Ingo Swann in NY and he wrote the foreword to her first book Remote Perceptions.