William Redpath is the Treasurer of
the Center for Voting and Democracy, a position he had
held since 1995.
Mr. Redpath has been a member of the
Libertarian Party since 1984, having run for office
three times, including being the Libertarian candidate
for Governor of Virginia in 2001. He is Treasurer of
the Libertarian National Committee, Inc. and a former
Chair of the Libertarian Party of Virginia.
Mr. Redpath was Ballot Access Chair of
the Libertarian Party from 1990 to 1997, successfully
leading the party to 50 state ballot status for its
presidential tickets in both 1992 and 1996. This was
the first time that a U.S. minor political party
qualified its presidential ticket for the ballot in
all states in successive elections.
Professionally, Mr. Redpath is a Vice
President with BIA Financial Network, Inc., which
offers merchant banking and financial and strategic
advisory services for the media, telecommunications,
and related industries.
Prior to joining BIA in 1985, Mr.
Redpath was a Senior Financial Analyst with NBC in New
York. Prior to that, Mr. Redpath was a staff auditor
in the Cincinnati office of Arthur Andersen & Co.,
from 1980 to 1982. Subsequent to that, he was
Assistant Financial Manager of WISH-TV, Indianapolis.
He then joined the Internal Audit Department of ABC in
New York, after which, in 1984, he took the position
Mr. Redpath earned his B.A. degree in
Economics and Political Science from Indiana
University and his M.B.A. from The University of
Chicago. He is a Certified Public Accountant in the
Commonwealth of Virginia. He is a member of the
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants,
from which he has earned the Accredited in Business
Valuation (ABV) designation, and the Virginia Society
of CPAs. He is an Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA) in
Business Valuation with the American Society of
Appraisers and is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA).