WHO I AM
Worship Pastor, Worship Leader, Audio Engineer, Producer, Songwriter, Multi-Instrument Musician, Vocalist, Arranger, Leader, Visionary, Artist, Designer, Motivator, Teacher, Trainer, Mentor, Father, Grandfather (MegaPop), Husband, Man of Action, Man of God
Manatee Community College, Bradenton, FL — 1985-1987
Manatee Area Vocational & Technical Center– Degree in Drafting & Technical Drawing 1987
Life skills / on the job training: Worship Leader/Keyboardist in “The Carpenter Shop” youth group from the age of 14. Worship Leader and Music Department director choral arranging, teaching & directing since the age of 19 in multiple churches and organizations in Florida. Experience in a variety of Christian denominations and non-denominational church environments. Pastor’s kid with an understanding and heart for ministering to the various emotional conditions related to being a child of a minister. Leader and uniter of teams with a specialty in musicianship and musical flow. Over the past 20 years I have co-designed church auditoriums and accompanying sound systems, in house studios, seating arrangements, multi media installations and stage platforms. I have also worked as a consultant on educational materials and curriculum as well as providing artist services as diverse as script writing, story board authoring, 3D modeling and design, DAW system support, design and set up as well as production and performance, engineering and mixer credit on hundreds of musical productions, records and soundtracks. Business partner and owner/designer of multiple recording studios.
Worship Pastor, Potter’s House 2005-2017
Oversight and development of the music, audio & media departments for 3 campuses. Pastoring the people of the music department. Counseling and encouragement. Thinking and planning for the direction of the ministry and product development. Designer and Builder of the stages at Potter’s House Columbus & Reynoldsburg. Designer of the Reynoldsburg campus interior.
Worship Pastor, Christian Center Church–2000-2005
Worship Leader and director of the music department. Development of soundtracks for the worship team to use while I toured with Point of Grace on their Free to Fly Tour.
A&R director of Grace Media Group, producer/programmer –1995-2000
Director of A&R. Designing and Producing products for the catalog. Arranging & Production Oversight for all products. Recording and engineering the soundtracks as well as recording all musicians & singers. Mixing of the final product. Leading worship on the main platform with the multiple teams on 2 campuses. Playing keyboards, bass and drums as needed.
Main Keyboardist for touring group “Point of Grace” –2000-2005
Main keyboardist & assistant to the Music Director for their Dove Award Winning and Gold Record achieving LP Free to Fly Tour.
DSW Productions, DSW Creative MEDIA, DSW Music Entertainment –1989-present
Owner/Operator of several recording studios in Florida and Ohio since 1989. Recording engineer on several analog as well as digital formats. Keyboard & drum programming for thousands of songs and/or musical projects & soundtracks for film and video. Project Manager for over 100 recorded audio projects start to finished mastered mix. Developer of multimedia life skill courses & encouragement series for all ages (MaxLife Media & Treasure Chest Kids, Infineon Academy). Author of upcoming books “Capture Your Thoughts” and “The Music Part Box for Worshipping Musicians & Singers”.
Conference speaker and educator in the art of leadership in modern houses of worship.
Years in Ministry
Years in Music Production
Years in Leadership
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