William Franklin Kinkade joined Champion Awards and Apparel, Inc. in 1988.
Since 2006 he has served the company in the role of Vice-President.
During his time at Champion he has made waves in the industry.
Whether it was speaking at seminars or writing articles for industry publications Mr. Kinkade has consistently pushed for growth in his professional community.
William was born in1957 to a military family, shortly thereafter he moved to Mississippi. He served in the United States Air Force from 1975 to 1978 as Security Police, and studied at the University of New Mexico.
William and his family became residents of Marshall County Mississippi in 1992 and immediately became active in the community.
He has made both time and financial contributions to the Byhalia Sports Association. Since 2000 he has served actively as a member of the Byhalia Chamber of Commerce, and as the Zoning and Planning representative for District 3: Marshall County since 2007.
He was a Leadership Marshall graduate in 2007, served on the Board of Directors for AutoZone Liberty Bowl since 2010, and was the President of the Byhalia Chamber of Commerce from 2007 to 2009.