Bill Richmond is an Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning (AI/ML) Evangelist for AWS and has been with the organization since 2015. Since joining AWS, he has supported public sector organizations, including FINRA, the US Department of the Treasury and universities (including both of his alma maters). His areas of expertise include AI, ML, and cloud security. Bill regularly delivers workshops and keynotes on AI/ML topics around the world and is a regular contributor to the global AWS Certification Examination process by serving as a security and cloud-engineering subject matter expert and content provider. Prior to joining AWS, Bill was at Rational/IBM, Northrop Grumman, Lockheed Martin, and a number of other integrators and software companies where he was responsible for architecting, creating, and leading teams that were responsible for building complex IT systems. Bill currently resides in Tampa, Florida and has degrees in applied mathematics from the University of Central Florida and Florida State University.