About InStep International

Greg and Pam SmithDr. Greg Smith is the founder and President of InStep, an Atlanta-based non-profit organization with international influence. InStep's network includes five in-depth partners with access to 100 nations that impact one billion people. In collaboration with 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. Dr. Smith brings 20 years of pastoral experience and 20 years of non-profit experience to effectively oversee the organization, network and global relationships.

Dr. Smith is a graduate of Hardin-Simmons University, Southwest Baptist Theological Seminary, and New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary with a Doctorate of Ministry degree in strategic planning and ethnic ministries. Greg serves on various boards and partners with strategic global ministries - EQUIP's Ambassador Trainer, the Jesus Film Project; the Global Church Network, BICF Global Network, and Word of Hope, Philippines.

With an equal passion for the business community, since 1998, Dr. Smith has served as the Corporate Chaplain and Relationship Coach for Hotel Equities (www.hotelequities.com) where he visits properties, oversees a 24-hour Prayer Team, hosts weekly Life Lessons Over Lunch, engages in community service projects, prepares weekly devotionals, and is available to the associates for culture training and crisis management.

Board of Directors

  • Dr. Greg Smith - InStep International (Founder/President)
  • Frederick Cerrone - Founder/Chairman, Hotel Equities (Board Co-Chair)
  • David Upshaw - Retired, Eli Lily (Treasurer)
  • Patti Henderson - (Vice Chair/Secretary)
  • Brandon Smith - Founding Partner, TitusSmith Law Firm
  • Rev. Dale Pond - Missions Pastor, Green Acres Baptist Church
  • Dr. Stuart Sanders - Physician, Clarkesville, GA
  • Dr. Tom Neville - Executive Director, Hope for the Hungry
  • Matt Eddy - President, Habersham Furniture
  • Elizabeth Derby - Semi-retired Hospitality Industry Expert

Legal and Accounting Advisors

  • Larry S King (Auditor/Accounting)
    A CPA with more than 40 years of experience in public accounting, corporate finance, and nonprofit experience Larry oversees the financial accountability and prepares the annual audit for the InStep Board of Directors.
  • Steve Kyle (Legal)
    As InStep's corporate attorney, Steve gives direct oversight to all legal matters and corporate law. He is a founding partner with Bovis, Kyle, & Burch in Dunwoody, GA.
  • Whitney Delaney (Bookkeeping)
    An accredited Tax and Wealth Management expert, Whitney and Team prepare the monthly and annual (GAAP standards) financial statements and general ledger for InStep. She coordinates with L.S. King and Associates in the annual review process and financial audit for InStep.


InStep is a member in good standing with the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability, the Internal Revenue Service, and the State of Georgia. InStep has received various recognitions for participating with national organizations in funding and sharing donor resources.

We are supported by the generous contributions of individuals and organizations who believe in our mission. We invite you to become part of this growing network of partners to make a difference in lives around the world.

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