Mobilizing the Church. Transforming the World.

Meet the Staff

2007 0102 012 Web sizeGlenn Smith

Glenn Smith is the Founder and President of NCI. A veteran church planter, trainer, and coach with extensive pastoral leadership experience, Glenn is a leading church multiplication strategist. He has been a guest lecturer and teacher on church planting for several seminaries and Bible colleges. Glenn also owns The Growth Coach Houston, a company devoted to coaching small business leaders and self-employed professionals. Glenn attended the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He also holds an M.A. in Global Leadership from the Fuller Theological School of Inter-Cultural Studies.




12395_106842166000747_5921977_nSusan Gillum

Susan is the Office Manager for NCI managing the day-to-day activities and events. A proud, native Houstonian, she has worked in the community by chairing several successful fundraising events for non-profits benefiting the children of Fort Bend County. Her interests are tennis, travel, and hospitality. You can call her at 281-302-5686 for any information.





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Angelo is the Marketing Director for NCI. In 2010, he planted an intentionally multi-ethnic church in Katy, TX. Angelo is bi-vocational, also working for The Growth Coach as Marketing Director. He graduated from Houston Baptist University with a double major in Christianity and Biblical Languages.






Tom Basile

Tom Basile is Mexico based and serves as our Puebla Area Director. He and his family live in Puebla, Mexico, where they have been planting churches for over 15 years. Completely fluent in both English and Spanish, Tom facilitates our work in Latin America, including our ministry to reciprocal exchange students in Mexico.  Tom is a highly competent trainer, assessor, and coach, as well as an excellent pen maker!