William is an experienced thought leader who has many successes achieving the company’s business goals by leveraging the Diversity and Inclusion strategy in collaboration with senior management.
William’s recent leadership roles were Senior Director, Workforce Strategy, Diversity, Inclusion and Strategic Alliances for Major League Baseball’s OFFICE OF THE COMMISSIONER and the Director of Global Marketplace Diversity & Inclusion for Adecco Group North American.
He has been featured on the Black Enterprise Business Report, WMHT’s New York Now, News 12 Long Island, Newsday, The Network Journal, The Black Collegian, Long Island Business News and has received a proclamation from the New York City Council for his work as a mentor, professional coach and contributions in the human resources field. William has served as president of National Association of African Americans in Human Resources Greater New York Chapter and is now serving as the National President of the Association.
William also served on the Executive Board of the Urban League of Long Island and is a recipient of the 10th Annual “40 Under Forty” Award by The Network Journal Magazine and has been honored by the Long Island Business News.
William served on the Graduate and Adult Enrollment Advisory Board for Marist College, has served as an adjunct professor at the State University of New York Brooklyn Economic Opportunity Center, and has been a guest speaker for organizations around the world such as The World Diversity Leadership Summit in Prague, Czech Republic, Vienna, Austria, and the Global Women’s Leadership Forum, London, UK. Domestically, he has spoken for the Society for Human Resources Management, Columbia University’s School of Business and the National Urban League just to name a few. He is also a member of Alpha Phi Alpha - Eta Theta Lambda Alumni chapter of Long Island, New York.
He received his BS degree in business administration from South Carolina State University and his M.B.A. from Long Island University.