William Worthy had a long and distinguished journalism career, which is chronicled in his obituary by the Boston Globe. The National Whistleblower Center was honored to have him on its Board of Directors. He served on the Board of Directors from its inception until he retired in 2005. During his tenure on the Board of Directors, Mr. Worthy provided invaluable guidance to the NWC staff. He passed away on Sunday, May 4, 2014.