Bill has worked and served the banking industry for over 30 years. He founded a bank holding company at age 33 and later, after selling that company, become CEO of another financial institution. He is currently a board member and Market President of Commerce Bank in Clarksville, Indiana.
Bill and his family have served the waste & environmental industries for many years. Their latest venture, Estes Waste Solutions, was started in Jeffersonville, Indiana in 2014 and has grown exponentially since inception. They currently serve both the Louisville, Kentucky and Southern Indiana markets.
Bill is a certified Professional Selling Skills facilitator and has presented sessions on strategic planning, the art of leadership, selling skills, and leadership development for various organizations over the years. He was a faculty member at the Kentucky Bankers Association School of Banking and taught as an adjunct professor at a community college.
Bill received his MBA from Bellarmine University and his undergraduate degree from Eastern Kentucky University where he was inducted into their Hall of Distinguished Alumni in 2007.