Professional Biography: Born, Laramie, Wyoming, April 30, 1966; admitted to bar, 1992, Wyoming; 1992, U.S. District Court, District of Wyoming.
Education: Marquette University (B.A., in Econ., 1988); University of Wyoming, (J.D., 1992).
Member: Carbon County Bar Association; Wyoming State Bar; Deputy County Attorney, Lincoln County Office, 1992-1994; Carbon County Assistant Public Defender, 1995-1999. Wyoming State Bar; Clients' Security Fund Committee, 1995-1997; Legal Aid Services Committee, 1998-2000; University of Wyoming Law School Liaison Committee, 2003-2004; Wyoming State Bar: Commissioner, 2001-2004, Secretary-Treasurer 2004-2006; Circuit Court Commissioner. 2002-2015; State of Wyoming, Special Assistant Attorney General, 2002-__.
Bill was born in Laramie, Wyoming while his father, John MacPherson attended law school. He spent his childhood in Rawlins and Casper, Wyoming. After high school graduation he attended Marquette University and then law school at the University of Wyoming. Bill married Diane (Harshman) in 1998. They have one daughter, Chelsi Ross and two grand-daughters, MacKenna Ross and Marlee Ross. Bill loves any sporting event, especially college basketball. He has been able to fill his passion for sports and competition by coaching middle school basketball.
When Bill is not working, he and Diane enjoy spending time in Steamboat, Colorado. They also enjoy spending time with family and traveling with friends.