Michigan Works! Southeast
William Sleight was appointed Director of Michigan Works! Southeast in May 2016. Sleight’s career in workforce development spans over 40 years. Previously he served as Director of Livingston County Michigan Works! for 25 years, and in various roles prior to that for the workforce programs in Livingston and Washtenaw Counties. He has served on numerous state, local and regional boards and committees, and is the founding co-chair of the Workforce Intelligence Network for Southeast Michigan, and the current chair of the Southeast Michigan Works Agencies Council (SEMWAC).
He holds a master’s degree in public administration from Michigan State University.