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  Emmerson, William J. "Bill"
NameWilliam J. "Bill" Emmerson
Redlands, California , United States
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ContributorJoshua L.
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Apr 10, 2005 10:37am

Although born in Oakland, Bill Emmerson’s roots are firmly in Southern California. His family first settled in Orange County and eventually settled in Riverside County.

Upon graduation from La Sierra University in Riverside, Bill took a position with Congressman Jerry Pettis’ Washington D.C. office while studying Public Administration at American University. Bill moved back to California to join the staff of the Assembly Republican Floor Leader, W. Craig Biddle, while continuing his post graduate studies at California State University Sacramento.

After six years of service with the Legislature, Bill enrolled in The School of Dentistry of Loma Linda University. Upon graduating with his D.D.S. and M.S. degrees Dr. Emmerson embarked upon a successful 22 years orthodontic practice.

Assemblyman Emmerson has a long history of active service to our community. From his leadership to establish the dental hygiene program Riverside Community College to helping rehabilitate Redlands Fire Station 1 to serving on the Alumni Association of Loma Linda University, its clear Dr. Emmerson has a proven record of making the Inland Empire a better place to live. Active in his hometown of Redlands, Bill serves with the Kiwanis Club and as a volunteer with the Redlands Bicycle Classic.

Bill and his wife, Nan, have two daughters, Kate and Caroline.



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