Roderick VJ Gairo

Roderick was born and raised in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea. Roderick loves his music and started off taking piano lessons going into his teens and was introduced to guitar soon after. Roderick is self-taught and has some experience in reading music.

In 2004, Roderick joined the Praise and Worship team as a backup keyboard player at Lae Christian Academy, Lae, Papua New Guinea. He then soon took a starting role at the guitar. In 2007, along with his family, Roderick moved to Port Vila, Vanuatu, and was invited to join the Wiles. At the Portoroki SDA Church’s 2008 New Year’s Eve program Roderick performed for the first time with Wiles Memorial Singers and has been a dedicated and committed member of the group since. Roderick is currently studying a Bachelor of Networking at USP Emalus Campus in Port Vila.

Roderick is one of the non-married members of the group.