Bill Smith is the President of the Board of Sanitary Commissioners. Bill served previously for 12 years (1997-2008). He was raised in Pennsylvania and has a background in business. He started out in PA as the manager of F.W. Woolworth, then worked at the Kings Department Store, which brought him to Muncie during the blizzard of 1978.
Bill founded and remained as publisher of The Advertiser and Prime Years Magazine for several years before he sold the company. Other accomplishments: Started the Mayor’s Redevelopment Commission, founded the YOC Board of Directors, served as chairman for Community Centers, served on the Civic Center Authority Board, Co-Coordinator for the building of the Juvenile Detention Center and helped start the Muncie Sports-Plex. Bill has been married to his wife Bonnie for 40 years and has 5 children and several grandchildren.