Bill is currently leading Ciena’s financial systems implementation and integrations efforts which includes RevStream and ASC 606. As a Sr. Director of Accounting at Ciena, Bill has been able to utilize his years of accounting experience to coordinate and represent accounting requirements during system implementations. Bill joined Ciena in 1995 after working five years in the food manufacturing environment. Prior to his current role, Bill was accountable for Ciena’s SEC Reporting, International Accounting, General Ledger, Payroll, Accounts Payable, Fixed Assets and Stock Option Administration. As part of this role Bill saw the company grow from a private startup to a leading network strategy and technology company, with over $2.8 billion in revenue.
Bill was born, raised and currently living in Maryland with his wife and three children. He received a B.S. in Accounting from the University of Maryland School of Business. Outside of work Bill enjoys all sports, but specifically golfing and fishing.