Praise for Tracey
Executive Search Consultant
Tracey Smith brings more than twenty-two years of ministry experience to Vanderbloemen Search Group. He has served in various pastoral and executive leadership positions in some of America's most innovative and fastest growing churches.
Tracey most recently served as the Executive Pastor of Ministries at Hill Country Bible Church in Austin, Texas. Tracey’s leadership helped Hill Country launch the “One Mission” financial campaign and strategically led the church to a multisite model reaching the greater Austin area for Christ. He also served seven years as one of the pastors at Central Christian Church in Las Vegas. He has a wide range of ministry experience in large and small churches leading as a Senior Pastor, an Executive Pastor, and in small groups, family, and student ministries. Tracey has a passion for developing and coaching teams as well as helping people and organizations move toward their next step.
Tracey has utilized his years of experience as a certified facilitator and coach with the Paterson Center and has also served churches, businesses, and non-profits as a strategic growth coach.
As a part of the Executive Search Consultant Team at Vanderbloemen Search Group, Tracey works directly with our clients, guiding them through the extensive search process to find the right staff for their church. Tracey’s focus is discovering the DNA of our clients and matching them with candidates who possess the skills and gifts they need.
Tracey married his high school sweetheart, Hollye, and currently reside in Houston with their 12 year-old son Breydon. Their daughter Brianna attends Baylor University in Waco, Texas. Sic’ Em Bears! Together as a family, they love to hike, snow ski, attend college football games, travel, and explore new places.