Bill retired from serving as the Chief Financial Officer of Uplift Education since 2007. As CFO, Bill was responsible for all aspects of Uplift’s financial operations, including budget development, monitoring, analysis, cash management, accounting compliance and payroll processing. Bill has over 30 years of experience primarily in the financial management area in high tech industries, including the gas turbines and telecommunications industries. For most of his career Bill was involved in international business; one of his assignments included a three-year posting as the CFO for the Japanese subsidiary of a North American Telecom company in Tokyo. During his tenure with Uplift Education, Bill led 5 public bond issuing’s and raised more than $300 million to extend the Uplift School’s network. In 2009 and 2013, Bill was a finalist for the Dallas Business Journal’s CFO of the year. Bill received his bachelor’s degree in mathematics from Colgate University. He lives in Farmers Branch, TX with his wife Susan.
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