Pastor Bill began pastoral training at Western Evangelical Seminary. During his studies, Bill was hired by Milwaukie Covenant for a one-year internship which he completed in the Spring of '91. Bill earned his Master of Divinity degree from North Park Theological Seminary. Bill and family moved to Kearney, Missouri, where he began his first pastorate, serving there until July 1999 when he returned to MCC as Senior Pastor. Bill and wife Kim have three children. They enjoy fishing, skiing and just spending time together.