Pastor Tracey started out his ministry career after high school by playing in rock bands. He did that off and on for 15 years before coming to The Encounter in 2010 with his wife, Mandy, and two children, Remy and Halle. Tracey desires to help people experience the potential and love that God has for them. He wants to see people become who God has called them to be through the community in which He has placed them. Tracey oversees Refuge, and worship ministries.