Bill was born in Monterey Park and has lived in Southern California most of his life. Bill has a Bachelor’s in Music Education from Seattle Pacific University and a Master’s in Christian School Administration from Biola University. He completed his doctorate in Institutional Management at Pepperdine University in 2000. Bill has served in Christian school education since 1976, working as a Christian school teacher and administrator, as well as 21 years as Associate Director for the Southern California Region of the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI). While at ACSI, Bill managed the academic and fine arts events program, as well as accreditation services for ACSI member schools. He represented ACSI as a Commissioner on the WASC Accrediting Commission for Schools for four years. Bill and his wife, Carol, have been married since 1980 and live in uptown Whittier.