Bill Perrino has been a resident of Marin County since 1992. He joined the board of Marin Breast Cancer Watch in August, 2003.

Bill grew up in Philadelphia and at age 20, he volunteered in the Army. During the Korean War, he served in Korea, Japan and as an instructor with the Chinese Army in Formosa, Taiwan. After service in the Army, Bill worked for Housewares Manufacturing Company in Indiana for 18 years. In 1978, he left to work in New York City as a senior executive for the Farberware Cookware Company. He moved to Marin when he was recruited by world-wide cookware manufacturer Meyer, Inc. to be Vice President of Sales. He retired in 1999 and continued to work for Meyer as a special representative in the New Business Development department until June of 2003.

Bill's wife, Caroline, grew up in Berkeley and is an executive with Price Waterhouse Coopers in San Francisco. He also has a daughter who resides in Chicago.