pastor tyler smith


After growing up in Middlebury, Vermont, Tyler studied at St. Lawrence University in Canton, NY and then at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, Illinois. Before being called to Georgia Plain Baptist Church, Tyler served as the worship leader of a multi-ethnic church in Waukegan, Illinois. He has been married to his wonderful wife Meg since 2009, and with her is a parent to 3 kids: Chloe, Asher, and Ewan. 

Tyler has served as the pastor of GPBC since September 2015.


Here to help

Pastor Tyler is here to serve both members of the church and members of the wider community. If you would like prayer, counseling, or conversation, please contact Pastor Tyler to set up a time to meet, or drop by the office (located across from the church in the JMMY Center). Pastor Tyler is in the office at these times: 

Tuesdays: 1:00-4:00; Wednesdays: 9:00-12:00; Thursdays: 1:00-4:00



Office: (802) 524-5348