Bill is a registered Professional Engineer and serves as the CEO for LHB, a 265 person Engineering, Architectural, and Planning firm with three offices in Minnesota and one in Wisconsin. He has been actively engaged in economic development activities in Northern Minnesota and Wisconsin since 1980. He has been active with Board leadership for numerous business and professional related organizations throughout the region including APEX, the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce, the Greater Downtown Council, the Duluth Area Chamber of Commerce, and the American Council of Engineering Companies of Minnesota.
Bill has supported higher education and workforce development through his leadership and serving as Chair of the UMD Civil Engineering External Advisory Board and as a member of the UMD College of Engineering and Science External Advisory Board.
"2016 Top State for Business"
"Minnesota lands back in top 10 of tech-business rankings"
"#1 State for Quality of Life"
"Fastest-Growing State for Technology Jobs"
"Among the Top 10 Most Innovative States"
"Among the Top 15 Best States for Doing Business"
"#3 in Overall Healthcare"
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