The trustee for St. Joseph School in Geraldton and St. Brigid School in Nakina, Bill McKay, is a retired teacher. He was born in Port Arthur, Ontario in 1944. Bill has spent most of his life in the Beardmore-Geraldton area, where he received his primary and secondary education.
He graduated from Lakehead University in 1969, with a Bachelor of Science Degree. Bill then began a teaching career that lasted 30 years. He has been married to his wife, Jocelyn, for 46 years and together they have three children and five grandchildren. A cottage on Wild Goose Lake near Geraldton is the family focal point in the summer.