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 Commissioner William L. McCarrier 

 

SPOTLIGHT

William McCarrier - Bio
Bill was Born In 1939 in Butler to Dr. W. Victor & Lois Gruver McCarrier.
In 1960 he married Irene Trabert of Harrisville, Pa and they are the parents of three sons, Bill, Jr., Brian and John and the grandparents of six.

Employment And Business Experience
Math & Physics Teacher – Moniteau High School 1961-1966.
Founder & CEO of Interstate Pipe & Supply Co. – 1966-1995.
Former Partner – Sterling Care Personal Care Homes
Former Partner – Morrow Drilling Co.
Former Partner – Meadville Pines Corp.
Former Independent Oil Producer
Butler County Commissioner 1996-1999; 2012 -

Community Activities
Former Member and President of the West Sunbury Boro Council.
Former Member of the West Sunbury Volunteer Fire Department.
(Served As Chief, President and Treasurer of WSVFD)
Past President of the Butler County Fire Chiefs’ Association.
Served as Republican Committeeman for West Sunbury & Butler Twp.
Member of the Board of Directors of the Butler County Chamber of Commerce: 1988-1996.
Trustee of Butler County Community College: 1996-2012.
Member of the Board of Visitors-Slippery Rock University, College of Business Administration: 1996-2001
Member of the Board of Directors of the Community Development Corporation of Butler County.
(Pres. of the CDC from 2000-2004, Sec. 2005-2013)
Member of the Board of Directors, Butler County United Way, 1994 Campaign Chair, 1998 Board Chair.
Member of the Board of Directors of the Endowment For Butler County: 1996-2001.
Member of the Board of Directors of the Pittsburgh Regional Alliance: 1996-2001.
Member of the Board of Directors of the Butler Salvation Army: 2000-2010.

Church
Sunday School Teacher For 25 Years.
Member of the Board Of Directors For 10 Years.
Served as building fund chairman which built The North Main Street - Church Of God 1000 Seat Sanctuary & Fellowship Hall debt free.
Served as secretary of the church’s Budget & Finance Committee.
Served as Sunday School Superintendent.
Served as an Usher For 30 Years.
Served on the Church’s Evangelism Team.

Other Organizations
Served as Master of Butler Masonic Lodge -trustee of lodge for 25 Years.
Served as Commander In Chief of The Scottish Rite Masons of New Castle-12,000 Members.
Served on the Committee on Masonic Homes of PA from 1992-1999.
Served as Potentate Of The Syria Shriners Of Pittsburgh in 2007- 9,000 Members.
Member of the New Castle Cathedral Foundation From 1980 -1995.
Vice President of the New Castle Benefit Fund from 1984-2003.
Deputy for PA for the Scottish Rite Masons 2005-2011-45,000 Members.
Chairman of the Supreme Council Finance Com. of The Scottish Rite – 2010-2012.
Member of the Administrative Council of the Supreme Council – 180,000 Members.

Honorary

Who’s Who In The East & Who’s Who In Finance And Industry.
Butler Chamber Of Commerce, Entrepreneur of the Year award – 2007.
Community Development Corporation’s Key Award – 2007.
President’s Award For Outstanding Volunteer Service To The Chamber of Commerce – 1991.
33⁰ Mason -1983.
Moraine Trails Council - Distinguished Friend of Scouting Award – 1999.
Finalist in Inc Magazines’ Entrepreneur of the Year Award – 1991.