William W. King (Bill) was born and raised in San Diego, California. He has a B.A. from Pomona College, an M.A. from Humboldt State University, and a Ph.D. from Arizona State University. Early in his career he taught biology and zoology at several universities, including St. John’s University, Arizona State University and the University of Hawaii.
Switching gears in midstream he made a transition to high technology and had a 25 career in telecommunications with ROLM, IBM, Siemens, and Cisco Systems where he had a wide variety of roles in sales support and product design and testing.
Bill has been retired for eleven years and spends his time as an avid reader, writer, and model builder. Currently he resides in Los Altos, California.