Dr. William Spears

Dr. William Spears

Dr. William S. Spears is a visionary entrepreneur and civic leader. Born in Lubbock, Texas, he graduated from Oklahoma State University with a degree in marketing. He earned an MBA. at the Wharton School of Business and a Ph.D. at Wayne Huizenga Graduate School of Business and Entrepreneurship at Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Dr. Spears founded Energy Education in 1986. The company was renamed Cenergisitc in 2012.

More than three decades later, Cenergistic has helped more than 1,400 clients achieve significant savings without capital investment. The company has been awarded Partner of the Year and Sustained Excellence Winner by the United States Environmental Protection Agency’s ENERGY STAR® Program nine years in a row, and is the EPA’s most active Service and Product Provider for ENERGY STAR building certifications.”.

Dr. Spears, who believes deeply in the power of education, has been a generous benefactor to Oklahoma State University, where the William S. Spears School of Business was named in his honor in 2004.

Educational Activities

Oklahoma State University – Benefactor, William S. Spears School of Business
Oklahoma State University Foundation – Trustee
University of Texas Medical School – Board Member
Wichita Falls Independent School District – Former Board Vice President, Secretary, Trustee, Six-Year Facilities Committee Chairman
Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania – Board of Overseers

Civic Involvement

American Cancer Society – Board Member, Co-Chairman of Cattle Baron’s Ball Fund Raiser
American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) – Member
Association of Energy Engineers (AEE) – Member
Christian Businessmen’s Committee of Wichita Falls, Inc. – Founder, Chairman of the Board
City National Bank – Director (1969 – 1988), Chairman of Directors’ Loan Committee
City of Wichita Falls Planning and Zoning Commission – Board Member
Insight for Living – Chuck Swindoll Ministries – Board Member, Executive Committee Member
Interfaith Ministries – Board Member, Chairman of Finance Committee 
Lincoln Forum, Gettysburg, PA – Board Member
North Texas Council Boy Scouts of America – Board Member
North Texas Easter Seal Rehabilitation Center – President
Red River Civil War Roundtable – Founder and President
Times Publishing Company Charities – Founder and President
Wichita Falls Board of Commerce and Industry – Board Member
Wichita Falls Museum and Art Center – Board Member
Wichita Falls Symphony – Board Member
Young Life – Founder and Board Member, Wichita Falls Chapter


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