Tracey Snape

About / Tracey Snape

Tracey is a passionate and experienced leadership facilitator and coach. Well known for her warmth and ‘down to earth’ style, Tracey’s infectious positivity builds engagement and ownership in others. Tracey is quick to grasp an organisation’s operating challenges and is driven to deliver business-critical results.

Prior to joining Catapult, Tracey held pivotal in-house roles creating and overseeing organisational and leadership development strategies for some of the country’s largest organisations, including PGG Wrightson and Fulton Hogan. As a senior leader in these organisations, Tracey understands what it takes to successfully design and implement development programmes. She brings this corporate experience to her facilitation and coaching.

Tracey has delivered leadership and team development programmes for a range of clients including Silver Fern Farms, NZSki, PGG Wrightson Seeds, ANZCO, Fletcher Building, Connetics, Orion, Tradelink, Fulton Hogan, PGG Wrightson, University of Canterbury, Christ College, Christchurch College of Education, and the Ministry of Education.

Tracey is also a facilitator of the Catapult Leadership programme.

What clients are saying about Tracey

‘Tracey delivered a quality programme that is the best Fulton Hogan has seen! Fantastic relationship builder and all-round “good sort”. Nicola Wilson, GM People & Culture NZ, Fulton Hogan

‘Tracey crafted a programme that melded best-practice leadership with key aspects of our company’s vision and values.  Her collaborative approach created a programme that resonated strongly with our leadership team and will have a lasting change in our organisation at all levels of management.’ Paul Anderson, CEO, NZSki

‘Tracey’s delivery of an exceptional leadership programme surpassed my expectations, leading to significant personal growth for myself and my peers.’ Kaylee, programme participant, PGG Wrightson Seeds

‘Tracey makes you feel at ease but also challenges you to be open and honest. I have benefitted from Tracey’s coaching personally and professionally. She is a true leader invested in everyone’s personal development.’ Allan, programme participant, Silver Fern Farms

‘In coaching and workshops, Tracey’s leadership challenged me to look at things through a different lens which has been invaluable.  Tracey has a unique ability to quickly understand where someone is on their leadership journey and tailor her approach to fit.’ Nicola, Silver Fern Farms


Specialist Areas

  • Delivery of in-house leadership programmes across various levels of leadership.
  • Leadership Coach. An ICF accredited coach, Tracey has provided coaching to hundreds of leaders. She has a particular passion for coaching leaders during times of change.
  • 360 degree coaching. Tracey is seasoned in helping leaders create goals and development plans from 360 assessments.
  • DISC behavioural style workshops and coaching.

'Tracey brought a wealth of expertise to coaching. She challenges me to be honest about my strengths and my areas for growth. I will always be grateful to have benefitted from her expertise and generosity and perspectives on leadership.'

Marian Horan, Department of Corrections.