Aja Smith
Aja Smith

Aja Smith Reacts To CNN Coverage Of Her Becoming First Full-Time WWE African American Female Referee


Aja Smith took to social media this week to comment on going from lowest point in her life to signing a contract with WWE as the first-ever full-time African American female referee in company history.

“A year ago my life was falling apart, I was at my lowest, and I was about to give up on myself,” wrote Smith. “This morning I wake up to discover I’m featured on CNN!”

“Continue to fight,” she added. “Bet on yourself because life can change in a instant! I’m so blessed!”

The new WWE Performance Center recruit concluded, “Who’s excited for this journey?!”

Check out Aja Smith’s tweet about CNN covering the news of her WWE signing below.

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