Member Spotlight – Mike Harper

What is your favorite song?
Toby Mac – “Lose My Soul” (long version)

What is the last book you’ve read?
Brant Hansen – “Blessed are the Misfits”

What led you to a career in radio?
Spartacus

What advice would you give people new to the business? 

  1. Be willing to do whatever it takes
  2. Walk fast and carry a clip board

Give a shoutout to someone who is making a difference in radio and what are they doing to make an impact?
Brant Hansen is breaking from conventional methods, is vulnerable and relatable on air, and is paying me real money to promote him twice in the same survey.

How do you refresh your creative energy at work?
1.Coffee. 2. A nap. 3. Coffee. 4. A walk. 5. Coffee

Amazon Echo or Google Home?
Amazon

What is your favorite part of your job?
Morning shows and questionnaires

What was your last non-industry job?
Singles Pastor

Tell me about a project or accomplishment that you consider to be the most significant in your career. 
#1 in our market

Teach me something I don’t know in the next five minutes. 

When I was a troubled youth, I abused substances. God has helped me abstain for over 30 years and I barely ever have any side effects. Not only that, I barely ever have any side effects.

You’re a new addition to the crayon box. What color would you be and why?
“Bittersweet”. It’s a lot like life…

Mike Harper
KVNE – Vice President / Morning Host
CMB Silver Member Since 2013