Nathanael M. Billow
Executive Vice President & Treasurer
In 2017, Nathanael joined the staff of Billow's, where he serves as Executive Vice President & Treasurer. Prior to joining Billow's, Nathanael worked for Ford Motor Company as a Senior Financial Analyst at Ford's Global Product Development Center in Dearborn, MI. He, along with his sister Stacy, are sixth-generation members of the family to serve at Billow's. Growing up in the family business helped shape his personal belief that working as a funeral director is not only a career but a life-dedicating vocation.
In 2018, Nathanael led the merger of his family's 144 year-old business with S.C. Bissler and Sons, Inc., a fourth-generation funeral home and crematory in Kent. With the retirement of Mr. Richard T. Bissler, the move ensured that the community of Kent would continue to receive local family-owned care when faced with the loss of a loved one.
He is a graduate of Tallmadge High School, Grove City College (B.S. Business Administration, Summa Cum Laude, '11) and the Fisher College of Business at The Ohio State University (Master of Business Administration, '13). He is a parishioner at Saint Patrick Catholic Church and is a member of the Board of Directors for the Pediatric Palliative Care Center at Akron Children's Hospital and the Akron Better Business Bureau. He is also an active member of the Rotary Club of Akron, the Akron Executives' Association, and Bluecoats, Inc. When time permits, he can be spotted on local golf courses with his brother Chris or out running the trails of Akron's Metro Parks.