Category: Episodes

Episode 047: Tres Cozad, Yamaha

Todd sits down with Tres Cozad, the Systems Engineering Manager for Yamaha and Nexo. As a former church technical director, Tres shares from his experiences trying to figure out production needs for all the multi-use spaces at his church. We are grateful for Yamaha’s support of this podcast episode. Interested in learning more or chatting…

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Episode 046: Liz Forkin Bohannon

Todd sits down with FILO 2020 Main Session speaker Liz Bohannon to talk about her book Beginner’s Pluck. Many of the concepts she discovered along the way to founding her own company are super applicable to the world of the technical arts in the local church and they dig through them! We are grateful for…

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Episode 045: Kaleb Wilcox

Todd talks with Kaleb Wilcox, associate pastor at Willow Creek’s North Shore Campus and one of the people at the very first FILO brainstorming meeting all those years ago. They talk about how everyone executing the services are also worshippers and how that should affect how we pull off services. We are grateful for Adamson’s…

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Episode 044: Daniel Scotti

Todd and Daniel talk about the responsibility that we all have to be a pastor for the people on our team. We shouldn’t just need volunteers to fill a position but to be involved in and care about their lives. Liz Forkin Bohannon’s Book: Beginner’s Pluck Rick Warren’s Leadership Values: Lead, Feed, Understand the Needs,…

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Episode 043: Sabrina Joseph

Todd talks with Sabrina Joseph, Owner of Roya Productions in Atlanta and Project Manager for Local Engagement at Passion City Church. They talk about how she started in production and how it led to helping churches and organizations realize their ideas. Getting to the heart of the story, figuring out what we want people to…

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Episode 042: Andrew Schuurmann

Todd sits down with friend and former co-worker from the Willow days, Andrew Schuurmann to talk about visual storytelling. Not only from the perspective of shooting and editing, but into why use video at all. It was a good time.

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Episode 041: TC Furlong

Todd sits down with one of his favorite people, TC Furlong, to talk about the barriers to a great production. These barriers aren’t just about better technology, but about our processes and even the relationships we have with our team.  

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Episode 040: Mike Sessler

Mike Sessler shares his story and how each experience has helped to shape how he approaches production in the local church. We talk about ad agencies, portable churches and tanning beds!  

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Episode 039: Caleb Loeppky

Caleb and Todd talk about the idea of FILO Staffing. What skills are churches looking for and what types of technical people churches are actually going to find. How can we help make the local church more effective through being the type of technical artists the church needs?  

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Episode 038: Scott Ragsdale

Todd sits down with old friend and FOH mixer Scott Ragsdale to talk about mixing audio in church, on the road, or for local bands at the VFW.  

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