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Seth Velderman

Seth Velderman

Director of Programming

A quote Seth loves:

“Let everything happen to you, beauty and terror, just keep going, no feeling is final.” – Rainer Maria Rilke

What Seth does at Guiding Light:

He is involved in the planning & implementation of recovery programming. Seth also coaches individuals 1-on-1 and in group settings.

Favorite part of the job:


Freetime fun:

Indoor cycling, reading, and walking trails with his dog Millie.

Favorite Guiding Light Experiences:

Acknowledgements. Seth loves when Men can speak to the goodness that others find difficult to recognize within themselves.

Favorite place to eat:

de Boer Bakkerij in Holland, MI. He loves a hearty breakfast!

Favorite GLR lunch question:

How would you know if you are willing to change?

Adjectives that describe Seth:

Warm, Civil Servant, Funny, Kind

One of Seth’s quirky loves:

Peanut butter on ice cream


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