Bill and his wife Nikki moved to the Tri-City area after Bill accepted the position of Fire Chief in 2011. He was born and raised in Las Vegas, NV and currently holds more than 29 years of experience with the fire service. In 1982 he joined the Las Vegas Fire Rescue as a fire fighter. During his time there he progressed through the ranks as Paramedic, Engineer, Captain and then Battalion Chief. In 2010 Bill retired from Las Vegas fire and accepted a position with Hemet Fire Department in CA as a Division Fire Chief. During his time with Hemet Fire his job title was changed to Deputy Fire Chief and then he accepted the interim Fire Chief position at Hemet. Bill held that position until accepting the position of Fire Chief here at BCFD4.
Bill has enjoyed his time in the Tri-Cities and surrounding area and is committed to serving the residents and visitors of the community of BCFD4. He is excited about the possibilities for the department as the community continues to grow, and is committed to overcome the challenges that growth will place on department.