William J. Green, Member

William J. Green, Member

Commissioner, SRC

Bill Green

Bill Green was appointed to the School Reform Commission by Governor Tom Corbett in January, 2014, confirmed by the Senate and took the Oath of Office in February, 2014.  He served as Chairman from February, 2014 to March, 2015. 

Immediately prior to his appointment he served as City Councilman At-Large from 2008-2014. Bill focused his work in City Council on fiscal discipline, government accountability, the application of technology, and improving the quality of life for city residents.

Prior to seeking public office, Bill Green established a successful career in the private sector. Before attending Auburn University, Bill traded options and futures in New York, London, and Amsterdam. He later obtained a law degree from the University of Pennsylvania. In the years since, he has founded several businesses, represented top Fortune 500 companies and start-ups as a corporate lawyer, and served as President of VistaScape Security Systems. Bill is Special Counsel at the law firm Dilworth Paxson LLP.

Bill resides in the Chestnut Hill neighborhood of Philadelphia with his wife, Margie, and their two children. A native Philadelphian, Bill is continuing his family’s strong commitment to public service: his father served as Congressman, Chairman of Philadelphia’s Democratic City Committee, and Mayor of Philadelphia, and his grandfather was a Congressman and Chairman of Philadelphia’s Democratic City Committee.

Term Expiration: January 2019