Wednesday, November 09, 2016
Bill Shissler RIP
Bill Shissler, Managing Director Weight CityBill Shissler is a former track and field coach at Homestead High School (Cupertino, CA), DeAnza College 1981-1982, Intern with Stanford's T&F program and Women's Throwing coach at UC Berkeley (1983-1986). During his coaching years, Mr. Shissler worked informally with a group of over 60 athletes of varying backgrounds, at no charge to them. With Mr. Shissler’s help, four of the group competed in the 1984 Olympics. Mr. Shissler also has a background in computers as a software engineer with Ford Aerospace and Claris/FileMaker (Apple), having worked in that field for many years in the Silicon Valley. In addition, photography has been a long time passion leading into videography the last few years.