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Bill Strait

Bill Strait

Houston Managing Partner , Ernst & Young LLP

Bill has over 24 years of public accounting experience serving both private and public companies.

Bill is the Houston office managing partner and serves as the lead audit partner on Sysco Corporation and Frontier Airlines. He serves as the engagement quality review partner on National Oilwell Varco and has extensive experience working with a number of public and private companies in the restaurant, manufacturing, construction, airline, distribution, and oil-field services industries.

Bill is sits on the US and America's Advisory council and the Global Governance Council of Ernst & Young. He has also been involved in various aspects of campus recruiting across Texas including many years of recruiting at Texas A&M University.

Bill is on the board of directors of the Greater Houston Partnership and the Central Houston Partnership. He is a graduate of Baylor University. Bill and his wife Mickie live in Houston with their three son's ages 18, 15 and 11. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time outdoors and in particular watching his sons play football.

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