Bill and Faith were each born in Rome and Floyd County.  Bill graduated from West Rome High School and Faith graduated from Pepperell high School. Faith also attended Floyd Junior College.

Their Community Activities Include:


  • Rome City Commission since 1996
  • Current Mayor Pro Tem
  • Chair-Redevelopment Committee
  • Chair-Kelsy-Aycock –Burrell Center
  • Floyd County Commission on Children and Youth
  •  Noon Optimist Club
  •  Northwest Georgia Minority Business Association
  • Life of Jesus in Action Church


  • Mercy Care of Rome Board
  • Rome Floyd Chamber of Commerce
  • Northwest Georgia Minority Business Association
  • Patient Advisory Council-Floyd Medical Center
  • Rome School Board for 17 years-Current Chair
  • Life of Jesus in Action Church


Bill and Faith were listed in Rome News Tribune in 2010 as one of Rome’s “Power Couples.”

Bill and Faith are the owners of Collins Auto Clean Up.  They have a track record of hiring many employees who are trying to get back into society after incarceration. They are a positive influence by employing men and women who need a second chance.

Bill and Faith are the parents of to two grown children, William II and Sara and devoted grandparents to Tyler, Marquez and Faith.

Nominated by Wendy Davis “Growing their business from the ground up while helping others =become productive members of society. Leading our city schools and the city is what make Bill and Faith worthy”.