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Thomas Strickland
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Tom Strickland has been a Music and Hymnal Editor at WLP since 1995. He has responsibility for hymnals, accompaniment books, and most projects involving hymns. He works closely with the Rights and Permissions Manager doing research for publishing contracts and copyright issues. For the last few years, he has been a telecommuter working from home in Aurora, Colorado. With Mary Kiefer, he is co-project manager for the One in Faith hymnal.

A native of Indianapolis, Tom was educated at Indiana University and the Yale University Institute of Sacred Music before holding a number of full-time church positions. For thirteen years he was Music Director and Canon Precentor at the Cathedral Church of St. Paul (Episcopal) in Burlington, Vermont. In Denver, he is Music Director at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church and Adjunct Instructor at the Iliff School of Theology. He is a member of Hymn Society in the United States and Canada, the American Guild of Organists, the Hymn Society of Great Britain and Ireland, the Sir Arthur Sullivan Society, and a contributor to the New Cambridge Dictionary of Hymnology.