Mark Steinwachs spent twelve years on the road as a Crew Chief, Dimmer Tech, LD, Board Op, Stage Manager, and he even did a stint as an Audio Fly Guy. He has spent the last three years as Shop Foreman at Bandit Lites. Mark also served in the United States Marine Corps, where he learned the discipline and work ethic he used throughout his career in the touring industry.

When Mark is not in the shop, he spends time with his wife and two kids. He is active in Boy Scouts (with his son, Liam), tries to find time to DJ, blogs for Bandit Lites ( and is a published author.