Well known as the Bishop from the Roman Catholic Diocese of Tyler, Tx, Strickland ascended to his position in past due 2012. He received his ordination after participating in the Holy Trinity Seminary and afterwards earned a Cannon Law degree in the Catholic School of America. In 2012, he dropped sick from Hepatitis A after participating in a catered Bishops’ conference in Rome, Italy. Blessed in Fredericksburg, Tx, he was raised as an associate from the St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Cathedral. He and Daniel Flores both became bishops of Roman Catholic dioceses in Tx.