Bill Collins has been a member of St Patrick’s and St. Anthony’s Catholic Community since arrival in Grand Haven in 1998. Bill is married to Cathy Collins and has three grown children, Jessica and Megan both graduated and out in the business world and Chelsea, finishing her last year at GVSU prior to starting a PHD in Psychology. Bill was the Vice President of Material Acquisition at L-3 Communications Combat Propulsion Systems in Muskegon prior to his retirement mid 2010. Since that time, Bill has been active in several Parish ministries most recently as the Eucharistic minister for the Sanctuary of the Shore nursing home and is a regular adoration participant. He also is involved with both the Drug Court and Ottawa County Jail ministries. Golf, fishing and outdoor activities are among Bill's favorite pastimes. Though the older daughters are geographically spread across the state both Bill and Cathy enjoy visiting them often. The family’s first marriage took place in Northville last November as Jessica was married to her longtime beau.