Bill has a long history at Cedar Creek. His parents were part of the group that helped to found the congregation. Bill met his wife Lisa at Cedar Creek in 1978 and were married in 1979 by former Senior Minister, Ron Collins. They have three children (now young adults), two of whom are married, and two grandchildren, all of whom attend Cedar Creek.
Bill has an A.A. in Electrical Engineering Technology, from Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne, and B.A. in Business Management, from Indiana Wesleyan University. Bill has been an electrician, engineer, and still dabbles in farming.
He was a deacon for several years, where he served as Chairman of Deacons and Chairman of the Board. He has served as an elder for several years. He has been on many mission trips with the youth to Mexico, Arizona, Honduras, Romania, and Guatemala.