William D. Strickland, J.D., C.S.P.G.
Planned Giving Officer
wstrickland [@] calfund [.] org | Ext. 263
William “Bill” Strickland leads CCF’s Sartori Circle (Legacy Society) program and promotes its gift planning services by developing and deepening relationships with donors, advisors and nonprofits.
Before joining CCF in 2011, Strickland served as the Associate Director of Gift Planning for the Los Angeles office of The Nature Conservancy. Strickland has also practiced law in Los Angeles and served as a Senior Trust Officer with Bank of America.
Strickland earned a bachelor’s degree and a Juris Doctorate from U.C. Davis. He previously enjoyed a career as a professional dancer and singer. Strickland is a past member of the Southern California Trust Officers’ Association and the Los Angeles Estate Planning Council, and a former president of the Partnership for Philanthropic Planning of Greater Los Angeles.