William C. Bergquist is a third generation Floridian with strong ties to the Fort Myers area where his mother and his grandfather were both born. In addition, his great grand- father served as the Property Appraiser for Lee County in the early 1900’s. He has been married for twenty years to his lovely wife Bonnie and they have six wonderful children. He graduated from Florida Southern College with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing and Finance, and holds a Masters in Business Administration with a concentration in Public Administration from IMPAC University.
His working career has been in the public service sector where he worked in County Administration serving in Budget and Operations and in the Parks and Recreation area in Lee County Government. He currently works at the Lee County Sheriff’s Office as the Executive Director of Civilian Operations and serves as a liaison to other governmental agencies.
He remains strongly involved in the local community, outside of work, with his family and his church. He also stays very active in coaching, teaching and other leadership activities.