Bill is a native of LaGrange, GA. After graduation from Mercer University in 1981, Bill served overseas as a Marine Corps infantry officer. He began his insurance career with Safeco Insurance Companies in 1986 and joined The Harbin Agency in 1990. Bill earned his Certified Insurance Counselor designation in 1998. Bill provides a wide range of risk management services, including specialties in Contracting, Equine Farms, and Animal Mortality. Bill and Alice Harris have three daughters and are members of Covenant Presbyterian Church.