Bill Stephens

Chicago Area, U.S.

Bill is a Freedom Lover, and U.S. Navy Veteran. While serving on board the USS Samuel B. Roberts (FFG-58), in the Middle East, the ship and its crew were escorting Kuwaiti Tankers in and out of the Persian Gulf. On April 14 1988 the ship struck a mine which nearly sunk the ship. They were towed into Dubai in the United Arab Emirates, and stayed there for nearly 2 months before he flew back with most of the crew to the U.S.

He is now a Member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, and has served in several offices in support of veterans. His support for free market economics and social tolerance and acceptance has led him to promote a libertarian political philosophy. He is an aspiring entrepreneur in Health and Wellness.

  • Work
    • Xylem, Applied Water Systems, Bell & Gossett
  • Education
    • MBA, St. Xavier University, CPM ISM, CPIM APICS