Bill Noble has been a Trust Waikato trustee since 2012.
As a qualified school teacher, he taught in a number of schools across the Waikato region, before becoming a deputy principal, then principal at several schools. Before he retired in 2010, he was principal of Fairfield Intermediate for 21 years.
Bill always relishes the opportunity to be active in the community, especially when it involves education and youth. With Trust Waikato, he enjoys going out into the region, seeing and hearing about the variety of community projects and activities taking place, then providing donations and other support for this worthwhile work.
Bill has served on numerous boards over the years including the New Zealand Education Institute, the New Zealand Intermediate Schools Association, and Careers New Zealand. In 2011, he was made a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit, recognising his service and contribution to the education sector. Bill is also a member of The Rotary Club of Te Rapa.
Bill lives in Hamilton with his wife Judith.