Highly regarded event organizer, media consultant, conference speaker, fine art curator, and concert promoter. Michael has decades of experience in all such fields, dedicating his talents to benefiting primarily nonprofit organizations. He has received countless letters of recommendation from recognized leaders in both the secular and church realms.
Dr. Michael Maddox has organized & promoted arts, entertainment, and spiritually-themed events at major venues (i.e. Madison Square Garden, the Washington Monument, national soccer stadiums) throughout the U.S. & foreign nations. He has organized & promoted music and arts festivals, fine art exhibitions, and concerts featuring noted performers. He has worked with Charlie Daniels, Arlo Guthrie, Paula Cole, & Colin Hay, just to name a few.
Maddox currently serves as the Executive Director for the Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts in Palmer Lake, CO. He has also served on the Palmer Lake Board of Trustees (Town Council) as Mayor Pro Tem and Water Trustee. The Colorado Springs City Council and the El Paso County Board of Trustees appointed Michael to the position of Director of Small Municipalities on the Fountain Creek Watershed, Flood Control, and Greenway District Board of Directors. Dr. Maddox also serves on the Board of Directors for Youth With a Mission in Santa Fe, NM.
Michael has been interviewed on scores of TV and radio programs. Dr. Maddox also produced & hosted a popular FM radio program, which featured teaching, counseling, and interviews with leaders in the fields of arts, entertainment, and religion. His interview guests included John Tesh, Olivia Newton-John, Dan Peek of America, & Don Brewer of Grand Funk Railroad, just to name a few. Michael also received a prestigious Telly Award as Executive Producer of a 30-minute television special, which was broadcast in major markets.
Michael has authored/co-authored 4 books with 2 more books soon to be published. Since 1970, he has been married to debi, a lifelong oil painter, who has exhibited in galleries & museums throughout the U.S. debi is also a poet, illustrator, and published author. Jesse & Carla Maddox, their son & daughter-in-law, are professional musicians. They have performed with Kelly Clarkson, David Byrne, David Arkenstone, & many others. Jesse & Carla also own Taikos.com. They meticulously handcraft beautiful Taiko drums, which are sold throughout the world. Popular bands such as Imagine Dragons, record producers, universities, and casino production companies feature their unique drums.