Strickland, a native of Conway, S.C., is entering his first year as Athletic Administrative Intern at Francis Marion University.
Strickland recently earned a B.S. degree in sports/entertainment management from the University of South Carolina.
During his final semester of undergraduate work, he also served as a marketing and office assistant within the North Carolina State University athletic department -- working specifically with the Wolfpack baseball program. He also worked as a marketing and gameday intern at USC and spent the summer of 2016 serving as a gameday and front office intern with the Myrtle Beach Pelicans -- a Class A affiliate of the Chicago Cubs.
Strickland also worked as a team assistant with the Pelicans during the summers of 2010 through 2014.