Bio: Thomas J. Bickerton

Biographical information about one of the early champions of the UMC’s involvement in the Nothing But Nets campaign.

Position:

Resident Bishop, Western Pennsylvania Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church

Personal:

Born: July 2, 1958, Glen Dale, W. Va.

Family: He and his wife, Sally, are the parents of Elizabeth, 25; T.J., 23; Ian, 15; and Nick, 13.

Education:

B.A., Sociology and Psychology, West Virginia College, 1980

M.Div., Duke Divinity School, 1983

D.Min., United Theological Seminary, 1994