William Reed was born on July 28, 1984. He grew up in the beautiful city of Virginia Beach VA where he would occasionally participate in several of his schools theater productions. After graduating from high school, William attended the local community college and soon after transferred to Old Dominion University. Unsure of what to major in, William decided to take a break from school and move to Denver, CO in 2004. While living in Denver, William met future filmmaker Calvin Dwight Harris. They both shared the interest of film making. In the spring of 2006 William moved to Los Angeles CA to continue to pursue a career in the entertainment industry. Mr. Reed’s big break came when he was offered an Associate Produce role in award winning documentary film; “On The Wings of Men”. This film is about the first Prime Minister of The Bahamas; Sir Lynden Oscar Pindling, and his fight against US foreign policies in the 1980’s during the drug war.
“On The Wings of Men” won the Audience award for Best Documentary film in 2011 at the 8th Annual Bahamas International Film Festival. It was with Mr. Reed’s work as an Executive Producer on the upcoming feature documentary film; “Perfect Feet” the movie that lead him to become involved as Executive Director in the Show Me Your Feet charity campaign.
This campaign was designed to raise awareness about the issues diabetics face with their feet & to raise money to find an eventual cure for diabetes.
Besides been an award winning Producer, Mr. Reed also currently owns and operates an Adult Residential Facility for the developmentally disabled in Palm Springs, California.