Tracy Stallworth Ricks is a preeminent speaker, life coach, author, and pastor. She has been in full-time ministry for over twenty years. Her early years of ministry began as the founding Pastor of Shekinah Glory Fellowship Center. She presently serves as Assistant Pastor under the leadership of her husband, Pastor Rex A. Ricks, Sr. With a divine call and passion for the total transformation of women, Pastor Tracy established G.E.M.S. (Genuine Excellent Mentoring Services through Coaching and Counseling) which focuses on equipping women to reach their highest potential in their personal, spiritual, and professional development. She is also the founder of the Brave Women Online Empowerment Club for the elite and unique woman, with a vision to empower women for whole life prosperity.
Pastor Tracy received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Broadcasting Communications from the University of Alabama and a Master’s Degree in Counseling/Psychology from the University of West Alabama. She is a Certified Transformational Life Coach and a Licensed Professional Christian Therapist. Pastor Tracy is also an alumnus of the renowned Crenshaw Christian Center Ministry Training Institute where Apostle Frederick K.C. Price is the founding President. She is the eighth daughter of Nettie (Lonnie) Stallworth and is a native of Mt. Vernon, Alabama.
Pastor Tracy is very dedicated to all those whom she has the honor to coach. She is committed to “the call” of helping all her clients and as a result of working with her, women rise to their highest potential and start living their very best life, “the good life” while moving forward! Pastor Tracy is inspiring, precise, and very authentic. She is a truly gifted speaker who invokes positive change in the lives of all those who have the opportunity to be a part of her audience. Pastor Tracy is an amazing mother, proven trailblazer, faith walker, and a passionate warrior for women. She is also the founder of God’s Little Jewels, a mentoring program for girls ages 8-14. This program is designed to educate and empower little girls, and help prevent the display of at-risk behavior in their future.
Pastor Tracy believes passionately about living a balanced “good life” and leading by example. Some of her hobbies include traveling, reading, and riding with her husband on their Harley-Davidson motorcycle. She and her husband, Pastor Rex reside in Fayetteville, GA along with their three children, Christina, Rex Jr., and Tia Lonnette Ricks.