Chip Handrich

Meet Chip Handrich

Chip was born in Canton, Ohio, and spent all of his school years in nearby Massillon. His high school interests included broadcasting, journalism, music, and drama. Chip met Marcie in the high school choir. Music continues to be a vital part of their lives. He is a life-long learner. Chip has a Bachelor of Music Education from Friends University, a Masters of Music Education from Wichita State University, attended the Institute of Voice Performance Pedagogy from Oberlin Conservatory, and is a Certified Level III in Somatic Voicework. He has been involved with church music ministry throughout his career and joined the 2BC staff in January of 2018.

Chip and Marcie have two sons living in Norman, Oklahoma, and one in northern California. They also have eight grandchildren. Chip has many interests including vocal pedagogy, music (from sacred and classical to jazz and bluegrass); attending live theater and concerts; camping; spending time in nature; antiquing; clock repair; travel; running; reading; and spending time with Marcie.