Bill Atalla

Founder of First Responder 911 Foundation


Bill M. Atalla spent most of his forty-year career in the Silicon Valley. He has held executive positions in both start-up ventures and Fortune 500 corporations. He has been a CEO, COO, CMO and enjoyed success in these key roles. Bill brings strong management and organizational skills to build First Responder 911 Foundation, a much-needed non-profit to benefit First Responders and their families. 

Bill has spent time and has first-hand experience with established companies in the health and wellness space concerning First Responders.  That is in fact where the need surfaced to address the alarming rate of mental and behavioral health issues arising from the everyday trauma, our emergency personnel face.

Bill brings a long establish entrepreneurial spirit and marketing influence to First Responder 911 Foundation with a goal to keep operational costs to a minimum while maximizing the foundation’s margin of excellence, through close, ongoing relationships with donors. We want to understand our donor desires and expectations for the use of their gift for our first responders. This is a give-back venture for Bill, the Board and the Advisors who all bring successful career experience and a desire to make a difference for our First Responders.

Bill believes in transparency and that anyone and everyone who donates their hard-earned money should know exactly where it goes and the impact it has on stemming the tide of illness in First Responders through prevention and treatment.

Bill understands the executive suite and will personalize his meetings specific to his donor’s requirements..

“We need to give our First Responders not only hope but help”.