Billy Grayson, Program Director; Electronic Industry Citzenship Coalition
Billy Grayson currently serves as the Program Director for the Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC), a group that supports the global electronics supply chain with a common code of conduct and shared tools and practices to address social, environmental, and corporate governance issues. As Program Director, Billy oversees EICC's member compliance, self-assessment tools, validated audit program, and strategic initiatives focused on transparency, human rights, and environmental sustainability. EICC works with nearly 100 companies representing over one trillion in annual revenue to assess, manage, and mitigate social and environmental risks across their collective global supply chain.
Before joining EICC, Billy was the Director of Corporate Sustainability for WESCO, a Fortune 500 electrical distribution company. At WESCO Billy managed WESCO's sustainable operations program (driving energy, water, waste, and greenhouse gas reductions across WESCO's supply chain), and sustainability marketing efforts (helping customers choose energy efficient and environmentally responsible products from WESCO's 10,000+ manufacturing partners.)
Prior to WESCO, Billy worked with both public and private sector clients on a range of corporate reporting, energy management, and environmental compliance projects ranging from federal agency sustainability plans to corporate greenhouse gas footprinting and mitigation programs. He is also was the founder and co-director of two nonprofits dedicated to youth voting and civic engagement. He is a LEED AP, and has a BA from Claremont McKenna College and a MBA and a Masters in Environmental Policy from the University of Maryland.