Head of Brightspark, North America
Bill is a seasoned executive in the educational travel space with a 20+ year career dedicated to fun and transformative experiences for students. He began his journey with the Experience Education Group as the CFO for StudentCity in 1998, and has since held a variety of roles in the executive management of the group of companies now known as Brightspark, Jumpstreet, Educatours, and World Class Vacations. At WorldStrides, he continues to steward the growth and transformation of those organization since their acquisition in 2019.
Prior to joining the educational travel industry, Bill held various accounting and finance roles at Raytheon during his 12-year tenure. He earned his BS in Finance from Bentley College and a MBA from Babson College. Bill and his wife live in North Andover, MA with their 4 children, where Bill loves spending time with his family and riding his motorcycle.