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Mike Vandemark

Programming Director

What famous person do people tell you that you look like?
That guy on Law & Order Criminal Intent.
What's on your iPod right now?
Michael Jackson, Christopher Cross, Foo Fighters, King’s X, Earth Wind & Fire, Michael McDonald, The Police, Steely Dan.
Your first job?
Fry Cook at Big Boy.
Your greatest indulgence?
Attending Concerts.
What's your favorite T.V. series?
Favorite season, and why?
Winter – Hockey, Snow and bearable temperatures.
What's one book that has impacted you?
Searching for God Knows What – Miller.
Most recent purchase?
Air for a flat tire.
When did you first come to Southland?
Living Christmas Tree ‘94.
What's one thing people don't know about you?
I am an ugly crier...
What was your childhood ambition?
Drummer in a hair metal band.
What's something God's been teaching you lately you didn't know before?
He just wants me to sit with Him – no more, no less.
Your role at SCC?
I work to create memorable experiences.
One of your proudest moments?
Hearing my son pray.
What is your definition of a retreat?
Alone time, slow start to the day, dinner and a movie.
What brought you to Southland?
I was a fill in for the worship band in its early years.
What kept you here?
The relationships with people and impact of the ministry.
Your most memorable experience?
My recent encounter with a guardrail on my motorcycle.
What inspires you?
Your favorite snack?
Polar Pop.
If you could vacation anywhere...where would you go?
Vegas or Disney World.
What's your biggest challenge?
Moving too quickly when facing decisions.
Who lives in your house?
My wife, son and daughter and our chocolate lab.
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