Bill is a graduate of Southern Illinois University with a degree in Administration of Justice, has a Masters of Science Degree from Reid College, and is also certified in The Reid Technique®. He has been an employee with John E. Reid and Associates since 1976 serving as the director of marketing. Bill served in the United States Marine Corps and is a Vietnam Veteran. Bill has also conducted interrogation training in Iraq for the U.S. Military and a number of other international locations. He has been a guest on a number of radio and television programs discussing interviewing and proper interrogation techniques, including the Oprah Winfery Show. Bill has also been interviewed by a number of major newspapers that have published articles on proper interrogation techniques. He has personally conducted in excess of 9,000 actual interviews and interrogations. He has been a speaker at the seminars since 1980 and brings with him a high success rate in resolving cases through confessions.