Bill Grant is a 1961 graduate of Santa Paula High School. Married to Janet Tripp since 1962 together they have raised 2 children, Melissa and Darren who also graduated from Santa Paula High, and have seven grandchildren and two great grandchildren. He retired from Bio Mgr. Associates Insectary after 42 years. Currently serving as President of the Santa Paula Education Foundation Bill Grant is a 48-year member of the Santa Paula Kiwanis Club where he has served as President and Chairman of the Santa Paula Citrus Festival. He has served on the Santa Paula Recreation Commission, and continues to official competitive Basketball and Volleyball for the Channel Coast Association. In 2007 Bill Grant was selected as Santa Paula’s “Citizen of the Year”.