William Duncan

President, Sierra College

William Duncan (known as Willy to all who have met him) is a native of California. Born and raised in Bakersfield, he attended California State University, Bakersfield where he earned a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration with a minor in Communications and a Masters of Business Administration with an emphasis in Finance. Willy is currently President at Sierra College Foundation. Willy's career in education began while he was a student at CSU, Bakersfield. He held jobs in several campus departments and upon graduation was hired as the university's budget analyst. Willy has been a Rotarian for 14 years and has served as President of his Rotary Club. He is a board member of the Taft Chamber of Commerce and the Taft College Foundation. Willy is a participant in many civic and community organizations including the American Cancer Society where he served for several years on the Kern County Advisory Board. He is serving the Association of California Community College Administrators and the Community College Consortium on Autism and Intellectual Disabilities. Willy is married to Melody and together, they have two sons and a daughter: Joseph 21, Nicholas 19 and Natalie 13.