William F. Woody

William F. Woody



William Woody, MBA, is the President and Owner of Nightingale Nursing Service, Inc. and affiliates, a firm that Bill purchased in 1996. When Bill purchased the firm it had approximately 40 employees; now he employs more than 10,000 and operates nationally utilizing an innovative delivery method for in home health care. Bill’s companies rank in the top 10 largest employers in Montana.

Bill was named the United States Small Business Administration, Small Business Person of the Year in Montana for the year 2004. Bill is also the founder of Missoula Medical Aid, a 501(c) (3) that provides direct medical assistance, medication, and sustainable living assistance to Hondurans to promote better family health. Bill graduated with a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Montana and served as a controller for Timberhouse, a timber-frame construction company, and the controller for One-Call Locators, a large underground utilities location company, prior to purchasing Nightingale Nursing.

Bill’s community activities are extensive and include being on the Board of Directors of the Montana Chamber of Commerce and serving on the University of Montana’snPresident Advisory Board along with only two other prominent community leaders. His dedication to Missoula, western Montana and Montana in general is greatly appreciated.


– University of Montana, M.B.A., Business Administration
– University of Montana, B.A. Geology