Libertarian National Committee
Libertarian Party of Illinois
|April 11, 2023—|
|Birth:||October 9, 1957|
|Education:||University of Chicago|
|Occupation:||Financial Consulting Executive|
|Residence:||Kane County, Illinois|
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William "Bill" Redpath is a former chair and longtime member of the Libertarian National Committee and past Treasurer of the Libertarian National Congressional Committee who has been involved with the Libertarian Party since 1984. At the 2006 Libertarian National Convention in Portland he was elected as the new national chair. In 2021, he was appointed National Ballot Access Coordinator.
Bill is a firm believer in the national party's role in ballot access and was Chair of the Ballot Access Committee from 1990 through 1997 and 2018 through present, the timespan including the successful efforts for 50 state ballot access in 1992 and 1996. He started his efforts as a petition volunteer in 1988 and recently served as the LNC's Ballot Access Project Manager. Bill was inducted into the Hall of Liberty in 2016 alongside Ron Paul.
He has run for office several times, including running for Illinois' 6th Congressional District in 2020 and for U.S. Senate in 2008 and 2022.
He is a CPA with an MBA from the University of Chicago, and recently retired from his job as Managing Director in the Chicago office of Summit Ridge Group, LLC., a valuation and financial consulting firm specializing in Telecom, Satellite and Media. He is engaged to fellow activist Julie Fox.
- Region 6 Alternate (2023-Present)
- At-Large (2016—2018)
- Chair (2006—2010)
- Treasurer (1989-1993)
- Chair (1989—1991)
- Vice-Chair (?—?)
- Treasurer (?—?)
- 34th House of Delegates (Virginia), 1993
- 33rd State Senate (Virginia), 1998
- Governor of Virginia, 2001
- United States Senate (Virginia), 2008
- 10th House of Representatives (Virginia), 2010
- 10th House of Representatives (Virginia), 2014
- 6th House of Representatives (Illinois), 2020
- United States Senate (Illinois), 2022
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Bill Redpath was elected chair in July 2006 at the party's national convention in Portland, Oregon.