Bill Oberndorf is Chairman of Oberndorf Enterprises, LLC, Chairman of the American Federation for Children and Chairman of the Board of Overseers University of California San Francisco.

Bill has been a value investor for over 30 years in a broad range of businesses. He is a co-founder of SPO Partners & Co., from which he retired in March 2012.

Bill has been involved in many non-profit activities and political causes for the past twenty years. He has been honored by the Black Alliance for Educational Options (BAEO) and the Philanthropy Roundtable for his work in education reform. He also is the 2010 recipient of the John T. Walton Champions for School Choice Award.

For too long, too many children in this country have not had access to a decent education. The mission of AFC is to ensure that they do.