William (Bill) Nicholson graduated from the University of Arizona and University of Nevada. Bill is a former US Air Force captain and pilot. He served as president of Idea Sphere Inc., and was appointed secretary to President Gerald R. Ford. Bill is best known for his role at Amway Corporation in the 1980s as COO. He oversaw revenue growth and remains an advisor to the Parent Corporation Policy Board. Bill is on the advisory cabinet at the Grand Valley University Foundation.
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