William Lapsley has 24 years of experience in design, construction, operation, and maintenance of civil infrastructure. A 1970 graduate of the University of Wyoming, he is a registered Professional Engineer in North and South Carolina, Florida, and California. As owner and principal engineer, He is responsible for providing civil engineering services to local government, private developers, and industry. His special expertise in water and wastewater systems is well known throughout Western North Carolina.
He and his wife Joan Vanoli Lapsley have lived in Henderson County for 40 years and have 3 grown sons, all of which were raised in Henderson County and graduated from West Henderson High School.