Bill is a registered Planner, Forester, Landscape Architect and Environmental Management Consultant within both the Province of Ontario and in Canada. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Forestry degree from the University of Toronto (1977) and a Master of Landscape Architecture degree from the University of Guelph (1980) with a specialization in New Town Planning. He also holds a Diploma in Business Management from the University of Toronto (1985) and has just completed an Executive part-time Master of Public Administration degree through the University of Western Ontario. Bill has close to 30 years of combined public/private experience in the fields of planning, resource management and environment management, and currently is Director of Planning and Development for the Town of Milton, which is the fastest growing municipality in Canada.
Bill currently has two highly entertaining and controversial books in publication – The Knights Templar in the New World and The Templar Meridians: The Secret Mapping of the New World. These books combined have sold over 50,000 copies around the world and present the author as one of the foremost authorities on trans-Atlantic voyages and Templar exploration of the New World in pre-Cartier times. These two books have also been translated into four different languages: Portuguese, Russian, Italian and Croatian.