Bill and his wife live in Monument Colorado.
Bill is a U. S. Navy Veteran serving 4–years active duty 1964-1968. Is a service disabled Vietnam Veteran serving 21-months in Vietnam with four deployments 1965 USS Bennington CVS20 Anti-Submarine Carrier Gulf of Tokin RVN, 1966 U S Naval Mobile Construction Battalion ELEVEN DaNang East RVN, 1967 U S Naval Mobile Construction Battalion ELEVEN Dong Ha RVN, and 1968 USS Sioux ATF75 Fleet Tug South China Sea.
Bill founded Wounded Warrior USA, LLC, (WW USA) August 10, 2010 as Colorado non-profit 501 (c)(3) that provides a fishing and outdoor outreach program for active duty rehabilitating military personnel and their immediate families and Gold Star families. The 100% public donation supported outreach program provides all the necessary fishing hardware and equipment, and a hot lunch food and drinks at every event. WW USA raises reginal project funds through public and grant donations. During the years of operation there have been over 700 Active Duty Rehabilitating Wounded Warriors from the Warrior Transition Battalion at Fort Carson that have benefited a healing experiences from a Colorado Rocky Mountain outdoor adventure. The Warrior Transition Battalion Commanders have echoed the same “Please do not stop doing what you are providing to the neediest PTSD and TBI soldiers and families”.
Bill a Past President and Life Member 1976 of the Lakewood Jaycees, Lakewood California.
Bill retired from Southern California Edison a public utility 1996.
Bill is a current active member with the American Legion Post 9-11 Tri-Lakes at Palmer Lake Colorado
Bill is a Colorado licensed fishing outfitter.