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I am a former Lutheran pastor, but have spent most of my life in the business world. I have been a nature recordist, record producer, CEO of an independent record label, an Indian art gallery owner, artist and now author, publisher, international columnist, ghost writer and speaker.

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Ghostwriting Sedona, AZ
Music Producer Sedona, AZ
Retail/Wholesale marketing Sedona, AZ
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I create miniature Asian landscapes and miniature temples and churches. I love to cook, landscape and hiking in the Sedona red rocks.
Work Experience:
As an ordained Lutheran pastor I worked with the "counter culture" for years, as originator and head of a half-way house program which was supported directly by the national Church. I have forty years of experience in media: sound recording, nature recording, and music production. As CEO of multi-million dollar independent record label, I prodced seventy musical and environmental sound albums. I have extensive experience in wholesale and retail sales, the gift market and the Native American art market.

I was awarded Business Person of the Year for Western Washington (state) , and twice nominated for entrepeneur of the year by Inc. Magazine.

I am a lay scholar in the field of New Testament Studies, in which field I have written and published three books during the last five years. I write columns for UPI's religionandspirituality.com. I teach classes and give talks on the subject of world religions and the "quest for the historical Jesus."
Education:
Associate in Arts, Bakersfied College, Criminology
Bachelor of Arts, San Francisco State University, in Philosphy and World Relgions.
Master of Divinity, Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary, Berkeley,
Master of . Div. in
Organizations / Affilations:
The Westar Institute (Jesus Seminar)
The Sedona Institute for Comparative Theology.
Richard Hooper is located in Sedona, AZ and has the following skills: Ghostwriting, Music Producer, Retail/Wholesale marketing
Marketing / Sales, Music, Writing / Journalism
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Ghostwriting

Category: Writing / Journalism
Description
As a published author of three books, and columnist for United Press International, I also offer my writing expertise to clients who need a ghost writer. I write in most all genres. Fiction, non-fiction, term papers, etc.
Relevant Education / Credentials
Published author and columnist
Years Experience: 12

Music Producer

Category: Music
Description
Relevant Education / Credentials
Years Experience: 1

Retail/Wholesale marketing

Category: Marketing / Sales
Description
Relevant Education / Credentials
Produced seventy albums
Years Experience: 25