Greg Smith

Certified Coach

Greg is the Founder and President of InStep International in Atlanta, Georgia. As a US based ministry, InStep’s focus and influence is to the international community. Greg oversees five in-depth partnerships with access to 100 nations and impacts one billion people. In partnership with the national leaders and churches, InStep creates models of entrepreneurial ministries, church multiplication initiatives, and leadership development that link resources to make a distinct difference in people’s lives.

Greg has traveled extensively strategizing and ministering in more than 50 countries, including Africa, Chin, Costa Rica, Cuba, Eastern Europe, the Philippines, and South/Central America. Prior to forming InStep, Greg served in a pastoral role for 16 years in churches ranging from 3,000 to 20,000 members. Greg has been involved in world missions extensively since 1980. Greg has a unique blend of experience from the perspective of the local church and global community to businesses for executive strategy and organizational management. (

With an equal passion for the business community, Greg also serves as the Corporate Chaplain and Relationship Coach for Hotel Equities, a hotel management and development company that primarily builds Marriott and Hilton hotels. Greg serves as a member of Hotel Equities Executive Team. Hotel Equities employees over 1,600 Associates with 91 hotels throughout the United States. (

Greg serves on various boards; partners with global ministries EQUIP as an Associate Trainer, the Jesus Film Project; the Billion Soul Network, BICF Global Network, Child Evangelism Fellowship; and other nations impacting organizations. InStep is a member in good standing with the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability (ECFA), National Christian Foundation (NCF), and GuideStar.

Greg has been married to his wife Pam for 35 years with two children and seven grandchildren.