TOBIN PERRY

Writer, Content Strategist, Editor

ABOUT ME
ABOUT ME

I have 20+ years experience writing for a variety of platforms. I specialize in writing content that engages churches and church leaders.

EXPERIENCE

PayPal
2020-2021

PayPal

Developed refreshed content for PayPal’s website to engage large (enterprise) U.S. businesses. Managed and maintained website content for PayPal’s enterprise website. Helped manage the process of expanding refreshed website content to multiple markets outside of the U.S.

New Creations Editorial Services
2014 – Present

New Creations Editorial Services

Run a content creation service specializing in engaging people of faith. Write blog posts, ebooks, lead magnets, social media content, news and feature articles. Clients have included: Daily Hope with Rick Warren, Pastors.com, North American Mission Board, Pushpay, Church Marketing Labs, Baptist PressSBC Life,  The Southern Baptist Texan and much more. Also, ghostwrite memoirs for clients.

North American Mission Board
2008-2014

North American Mission Board

I served in a number of roles during my time with the organization. I spent four years as the editor of Crusader magazine, a missions magazine for boys. I served as an associate editor and writer for On Mission magazine for three years.

Riverwind Church
2007-2008

Riverwind Church

I served as the church’s lead pastor. I preached, counseled members, led meetings, etc.
Saddleback Church
2001-2007

Saddleback Church

 I served as a writer and editor for Saddleback. I managed multiple publications, including Rick Warren’s Ministry Toolbox, an email newsletter for nearly 200,000 church leaders.
International Mission Board
1998-2000

International Mission Board

I traveled to 20+ countries writing about international missions  for publications like Baptist Press and The Commission magazine.

EDUCATION

Gateway Seminary - Master of Divinity
Gateway Seminary - Master of Divinity
2006

(formerly Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary)

University of Missouri Bachelor of Journalism (Magazine Emphasis)
University of Missouri Bachelor of Journalism (Magazine Emphasis)
1998

Certificates

University of Washington Certificate in Storytelling & Content Strategy
University of Washington Certificate in Storytelling & Content Strategy
Hubspot Certified Inbound Marketer
Hubspot Certified Inbound Marketer
2017
Hubspot Certified Content Marketer
Hubspot Certified Content Marketer
2017
Content Marketing Institute Content Marketer
Content Marketing Institute Content Marketer
2016

AWARDS

Baptist Communicators Association

1st Place Feature

Place Magazine Writing (2012)

1st Place Feature

Specialty Writing under 1,000 words (2013)

1st Place Feature

1st Place Feature Writing More than 1500 Words (2016)

2nd and 3rd places

Additional 2nd and 3rd places finishes

2016 Leonard Holloway Award

Excellence in Feature Writing