Bill Monaghan is a fifth generation Erie County resident and was born and raised in Sandusky and Perkins Township. He served as President of the Board for Erie County, Ohio until 2018. He is married to the former Judy Baxter and has two grown children and six grandchildren. He graduated from St Mary's High School and attended Bowling Green State University. He retired in December, 2005 from Wabash Alloys, formerly known as Vulcan Materials, after 40 years in the secondary aluminum business. Bill was the Senior Purchasing Manager at Wabash Alloys. He was first elected to the Board on November 7, 2006.