Director, Safety Services, Walt Disney World Parks & Resorts
Bill Hilton is the Director of Safety Services for Walt Disney World’s Parks and Resorts. Bill’s organization is responsible for leading an organization of 80 Safety Professionals focused on providing a safe environment for 74,000 Cast Members and approximately 50 million guests that visit Walt Disney World’s Parks and Resorts annually.
The property covers 27,443 acres, housing 27 themed resort hotels, four theme parks, two water parks, a downtown-like shopping district, and other entertainment venues.
Prior to joining Walt Disney World Parks and Resorts, Bill was a Senior Director of Health and Safety for Georgia-Pacific, LLC and held various global safety leadership postions in a variety of industries, including such companies as Kimberly-Clark and Kohler Co.
Bill holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology, and master’s degree in occupational safety & health from East Carolina University. Bill also is a Certified Safety Professional (CSP), granted by the Board of Certified Safety Professionals.