The Rev. Deacon Tom Hampson serves at The Episcopal Church of St. John the Baptist in Lodi, California. With the recent departure of our Rector, he serves as pastoral coordinator for St. John’s.
Prior to his retirement in 2014, he worked for Church World Service, an international humanitarian agency, for 31 years. For more on his experience at CWS see his reflection written on his retirement.
Raised in Modesto, California, he earned a BA and MA in Theology from the University of Notre Dame (’71/’73) and an MAEd in Counseling Psychology from Washington University (1982).
He’s the co-author of two books, Make a World of Difference: Creative Activities for Global Learning (1989) and Tales of the Heart: Affective Approaches to Global Education (1990) both published by Friendship Press.
He is married and has three sons and one grandson.