William S. "Bill" Bailey of Ogden Dunes, Indiana, is currently serving his sixth year as a member of the Boards of Directors for Shriners International and Shriners Hospitals for Children®. He was elected Imperial Oriental Guide, part of the 12-member body that helps govern the Shriners fraternity, during the Shriners' 2017 Imperial Session - held in Daytona Beach, Florida, July 9 - July 13.
As a member of the Board of Directors, Bailey has served as Chairman of the Donor Relations and Temple Procedures Committees, and Vice-Chair of the Membership and Educational Seminars Committees. He has also served on the Strategic Planning, Building & Equipment, Budget, Insurance, Clinical & Basic Research committees, as well as various other committees.
For 27 years, Bailey has served on the Imperial Marshal's Aide Committee, and for 16 of those years, he served as a Vice-Chairman of the Imperial Marshal's Staff. At the 2005 Imperial Session in Baltimore, Maryland, Bailey was awarded the Imperial Potentate's Award of Merit - the highest honor in the fraternity. El premio reconoce logros sobresalientes y contribuciones desinteresadas a Shriners International y los Hospitales Shriners para Niños.
Bailey is an Emeritus Member of the Board of Governors of Shriners Hospitals for Children - Chicago. He is also a member of DeMolay International, Red Cross of Constantine, Royal Order of the Jesters and Indiana College of Rosicrucians.
Bailey es miembro de Orak Shriners en Michigan City, Indiana y se desempeñó como Potentado del templo en 2009. Es miembro de Arab Patrol, Motor Patrol, Oriental Band, Sportsman's Club y South Lake County Shrine Club. Bailey también se desempeñó como Director General de la reunión de negocios de Great Lakes Shrine Association Business de 1987 en Merrillville, Indiana.
Bailey is a member of Porter Lodge #137 in Valparaiso, Indiana, and is a member of the York Rite, as well as the past Commander in Chief in the South Bend Valley of Scottish Rite, where he was honored with a 33rd Degree.
Bailey is Vice-President of Investments for Marcus & Millichap, where he sells commercial investment real estate. Además, ganó cinco veces el Premio de Reconocimiento en Ventas y últimamente fue reconocido como miembro del Seven Figure Club de la empresa.
Bailey y su esposa, Debby, llevan felizmente casados más de 39 años. They have two sons, Rob and Ross.