Warren Anderson | Communication Arts Department | Judson University Christian College

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
Phone Number:847-628-1570
Office Location:Thompson Center 110


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.


Warren Anderson, a Judson alumnus (’86), has served his alma mater in a number of capacities over the years, including Dean of Men, Director of Housing, houseparent, and assistant men’s basketball coach.  He currently serves as Director of Judson’s Center for Worship in the Performing Arts, Dean of the Chapel, and Director of the Judson University Choir.  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.  Warren has been married to Lea since 1991, and they have two children.

Expertise / Involvements

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


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

"Children are Lay People Too"--Worship Leader  

Current Projects

Ongoing studies in congregational song

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