Owner, Gary Bauer, with
over 27 years experience, is talented in all aspects of production—both
single-camera and multi-camera. First trained in medical video and in
Hollywood, he co-founded in 1978 one of the first video facilities in
Orange County, California. A native of Dallas, he returned home and
started Alpha Video in 1981. Gary loves people, knows video, and enjoys
being personally involved in Alpha’s projects.
He also knows ministry, with a Bible degree from Belhaven College in
Jackson, Mississippi, and an M.A. from Fuller Theological Seminary,
Susan Bauer writes and produces. With over 27 years in
scripting and print communications, she also developed expertise in
missions research and donor relations while on staff at World Vision
International, Monrovia, California. Her writing and editing have
appeared in numerous scripts as well as international magazines,
missions publications, newsletters and promo pieces, training manuals,
Also a native Dallasite, Susan has a B.A., summa cum laude, from
Belhaven College in business administration and Christian education.
She audited communications courses alongside Gary at Fuller Seminary.
Their international travel experience includes Austria, Colombia,
England, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, the Netherlands, Portugal, Spain,
Scotland, Ukraine (former USSR).
The Bauers also have experience “on the other side of the camera”
through appearances on World Vision specials, Ukrainian National
Television, and local TV news. They have also been featured on BBC
Radio Stoke, KBCI Radio, and Billy Graham’s “Decision Today.”
Publications which have featured Alpha Video Productions include The
Dallas Morning News, The Garland News, The Richardson News, Fuller
Focus, The Fairfield Recorder, EMQ (Evangelical Missions Quarterly),
Markee, and others.
The Bauers are parents of two grown daughters, both musicians.
For information on the decision in life Gary and Susan regard as most
important of all, see How to Live
For additional information about Gary and Susan’s heart to make a
difference in people’s lives forever, click on Mission