Ardine Williams is the Vice President of People Operations at the Worldwide Operations Human Resources at Amazon. She has made a mark on Amazon by actively recruiting military veterans and their spouses for work at Amazon. Before working at Amazon, Ardine was the Vice President of Human Resources Enterprise Services at Intel Corporation. There she led an organization of up to 1200 professionals with an annual budget of approximately $120MM. Responsible for the delivery of more than 5 million employee experiences per year in the areas of payroll, payroll tax, benefits, talent acquisition and delivery, learning and development, travel, reimbursements, relocation, immigration, employee data management, HR information systems, contact center support and complex issue resolution for Intel’s 105,000 employees in more than 70 countries. She was the executive sponsor for American Veterans at Intel. She accelerated the growth of a corporate program that won 4 national awards in 2014 alone. Ardine regularly represented Intel in meetings with Members of Congress, US Government agencies regarding veterans' employment and transition issues, immigration and employment in Washington DC, including multiple small-forum meetings at the White House. Ardine was an active member of the First Lady's Joining Forces Initiative industry working team, the President's Job Council working team, and the high tech immigration lobbying effort.