About Us Regional Staff

Tim Strickland | Leadership Development Director

Tim Strickland

Tim was born and raised in Toronto and trusted in the Lord at a young age through the witness of his parents. He grew up attending The Peoples Church where he felt the call of God to ministry.

Prior to becoming a pastor, Tim completed an electrical engineering degree at the University of Waterloo. He completed his Master of Divinity degree at Tyndale Seminary and his Doctor of Ministry degree at Denver Seminary, where he wrote his doctoral thesis, Leadership in Church Revitalization.

Tim has served small, mid-sized and large churches, in rural, suburban and urban settings. He most recently served as the Lead Pastor at Waverley Road Baptist Church in Toronto.

Tim lives in Milton with his wife Carol, who works as a personal trainer, and their three adolescent children: Jacob, Jessica and Chloe. He is an avid disc golfer and competed in the Ontario provincial championships in 2017.