Bill Driggers Bio

William B. Driggers, Jr. (Col USAF, Ret.)

William (Bill) Driggers has over thirty years of successful government relations experience dealing with federal agencies and the congressional appropriation and authorization committees. Before joining the DLM Group, Bill had served for the proceeding nine years as President of W.B. Driggers and Associates, a successful government relations firm with an extensive client base, including Fortune 500 companies.

Bill began his government relations career in the U.S. Air Force where he served as a Division Chief in the Office of Legislative Liaison of the Secretary of the Air Force. Following his retirement from the U.S. Air Force, Bill served thirteen years as Director of Congressional Relations for Texas Instruments, a major defense contractor.

Prior to his government relations work, Colonel Driggers had an exemplary 26 year military career including assignments in Europe, Asia and Vietnam where he flew 337 combat missions in F-4 aircraft as Aircraft Commander and was awarded nine Distinguished Flying Crosses and thirty Air Medals.

Bill holds a B.S. from the Citadel and M.A. from Central Michigan University.