William Selesky, JD, MPA, serves as Corporate Counsel for Amazon in Seattle, Washington. In this position, he manages and leads a team of attorneys supporting environmental, health and safety across hundreds of Amazon’s global sites. Selesky also is the single legal authority and subject matter expert for Amazon on all environmental, health and safety issues, initiatives and strategies in more than 60 countries. In addition to these roles, he is Amazon’s Counsel for Corporate Security involving legal compliance including data governance and security, and corporate crisis management.
Prior to his position with Amazon, Selesky was Senior Attorney, Assistant Attorney General for the Michigan Department of the Attorney General’s Labor Division in Lansing. Selesky completed a master’s degree in Public Affairs summa cum laude from the University of Michigan, Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, in Ann Arbor. He earned his Juris Doctor from Michigan State University College of Law magna cum laude.