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Warren Anderson Profile

Contact Information

Name:Warren Anderson
Title:Director, Center for Worship in the Performing Arts; Dean of Chapel; Director, Judson University Choir
Department:Worship Arts, Music
Year Started:1988
Email:wanderson@JudsonU.edu
Phone Number:847-628-1570
Office Location:Thompson Center 110

Education

2010, Doctor of Worship Studies, Robert E. Webber Institute for Worship Studies, Orange Park, Fla.
1992, M.A. in English, Northwestern University, Evanston, Ill.
1986, B.A. in Communication Arts (English concentration), Judson College, Elgin, Ill.

Biography

Dr. Anderson, a Judson alumnus (’86), serves as Director of Judson’s Center for Worship in the Performing Arts, with responsibilities that include directing the Judson University Choir and teaching in the Worship Arts and Music departments.  A Judson “lifer,” Anderson also has served his alma mater as Dean of the Chapel, Dean of Men, Director of Housing, Director of Christian Ministries, Lecturer in Communication Arts, houseparent, admissions counselor, summer-ministry-team director, and assistant men’s basketball coach during his 25+ years as a Judson faculty/staff member.  Dr. Anderson is also the worship pastor at Elgin Evangelical Free Church, and he serves on the editorial board of Worship Leader magazine, for which he writes a monthly column and occasional features.  He has been married to Lea since 1991, and they have two children.  

Expertise / Involvements

contemporary worship; rock, pop, jazz, and choral music; writing

Publications

Numerous articles and reviews for Worship Leader magazine, Contemporary Christian Music magazine, Act 3 Review, the Elgin Daily Courier-News, and the Wheaton Daily Journal, a sampling of which appears below:

  

Current Projects

Ongoing studies in congregational song

Recommended Links

www.worshipleader.com  

www.iws.edu  

www.aaronniequist.com    

www.ccli.com  

www.praisecharts.com  

www.rocksbackpages.com  

www.citizenway.com  

www.massanthem.com  

 

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