About Derric & Debbie Johnson
As a Musician...
he has written 150 original songs, 23 cantatas and 2800 musical
arrangements, published 32 books of choral collections and has been
involved in producing 84 recorded albums on twelve labels.
As a Creator... he founded and directed THE RE'GENERATION,
a touring ensemble of singers who traveled for twelve years, logging
over a million miles, performing to more than 12,000,000 people in 6,000
As a Speaker... he is recognized as a Staley Foundation Lecturer,
is often featured in National and International Conventions with his
inspirational and motivational delivery.
As An Educator... for six years he held the position of Artist in
Residence / Director of Music Ministries at George Fox University in
As an Author... he has written nine books, including EASY
DOESN'T DO IT; LISTS... THE BOOK; EXCELLENCE IS NEVER AN
ACCIDENT; THE WONDER OF CHRISTMAS and TAKE ME TO A SONG...
As a Visualizer... he is listed as an Event Conceptualist by
Masterplanning Associates of Orlando, Florida.
As an Achiever... he has been named Azusa Pacific University
ALUMNUS OF THE YEAR, by SESAC as INSPIRATIONAL SONG WRITER OF THE
YEAR, MAN OF THE YEAR by Life Enrichment, twice has been
awarded the GEORGE WASHINGTON HONOR MEDAL by the Freedoms
Foundation of Valley Forge, has been awarded the MOUSCAR (Walt
Disney World's version of the Oscar) for outstanding creative
achievement and is currently listed in THE INTERNATIONAL WHO'S WHO IN
As a Pastor... he is an ordained minister, serving for 18 years
in two churches as Associate Pastor, Minister of Music, Minister to
Collegians and Minister to Singles.
As a Consultant... he has served Church and Parachurch
Ministries, has been a specialty writer for Radio City Music Hall and
for seventeen years served as a Creative Consultant for WALT DISNEY
WORLD where he has arranged and produced Epcot Center's THE
VOICES OF LIBERTY, America's premier a cappella stylists.