William H. (Bill) Morris, Jr., is the founder and President of The William Morris Group, P.A. (WMG) and is recognized throughout the life insurance industry as one of the most knowledgeable producers regarding disability income insurance matters. Bill holds the designations of Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU), and Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC). He is a Registered Representative with MML Investors Services, Inc. With 50 years of membership, he is a Life member of the Million Dollar Round Table, which is comprised of top agents worldwide. He is a member of the Association for Advanced Life Underwriting, a distinguishing group that meets in Washington, DC each year to attend to more advanced insurance matters.
He is the author of two books on disability income insurance as well as other insurance industry periodicals and has been quoted in US News and World Report. Bill has, on numerous occasions, been a featured speaker at meetings of the International Million Dollar Round Table, Top of the Table, CLU, ChFC, AALU and CFP Commencement Forum National Conferences.
Over 40 years ago, Bill established a working relationship with some of the top law firms in Mississippi. The William Morris Group now serves approximately 50 law firms and a large number of medical clinics and hospitals, totaling approximately 140 corporate clients.
Bill is a life-long native of Jackson and a graduate of The University of Mississippi (BBA). Being a distinguished military graduate, he served as an officer in the US Army from 1964-1966. Bill is a founding member of Holy Trinity Anglican Church in Madison. He has served on many boards including his church, Young Life and the River Hills Tennis Club.
Bill is a photographer, singer, writer, and a collector of art. He produced The Original Drifters’ first two gospel CDs. Bill also published a coffee table book, “Ole Miss at Oxford: A Part of Our Heart and Soul featuring photography of his alma mater.” His memoir, This Magic Moment: My Journey of Faith, Friends and the Father’s Love (Fitting Words) was released in hardcover in November 2019 and his audiobook was released in January 2020.
Bill and his wife, Camille, are the proud parents of two adult daughters, Camille and Kathryn, and grandparents of five.