William "Bill" James
William "Bill" James is a lifelong resident of Oklahoma City who retired from the Federal Aviation Administration in 2007 where he worked as a Supply Systems Analyst for 38 years. Prior to that, Bill attended the University of Oklahoma before serving in the US Army from 1968 to 1970. Upon being discharged, Bill joined the Army Reserve, retiring in 1998 at the rank of a Chief Warrant Officer. In addition to his service with Freedom Oklahoma, Bill serves on the Board of Directors for North Care Center and is an active member of Toastmasters International, belonging to the Uptown Toastmasters Club 627 of Oklahoma City Bill believes that everyone has value and deserves respect regardless of their religion, creed, ethnicity, or sexual orientation and desires to be a voice in bringing about a change in attitude toward the LGBT community here in Oklahoma.