Bill Troxler, a Laurel elder since 2014, grew up near Shelbyville Tenn. He has been a member at Laurel since 1972 when he was a UT student. He received both a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering and a master’s degree in environmental engineering from UT. Bill has spent most of his career working as an environmental engineering consultant. He works for Focus Environmental, an environmental engineering consulting firm specializing in air pollution control and hazardous waste management, both in the U.S. and several foreign countries. Bill and his wife Joyce met at the UT Christian Student Center. They have three grown children: Jesse, Matt, and Abbey.