Ken Williams shares his experience and expertise as a recognized trainer, speaker, coach, and consultant in education and leadership. Ken Williams is the chief visionary officer of a company dedicated to inspiring individuals and teams to perform at the highest level.
Ken Williams has provided enthusiastic leadership in a variety of ways. Skilled in developing productive, student-focused learning environments, Ken is a distinguished teacher, mentor, public speaker, and school leader.
Ken Williams is former principal of The Learning Academy at E.J. Swint in Jonesboro, Georgia, and was the hands-down selection for principal of Damascus Elementary School in Damascus, Maryland. His leadership was crucial to creating a successful professional learning community (PLC) at Damascus, a challenged school that needed a new direction. The results of his efforts can be seen across all grade levels. Over a two-year period, the school’s state standardized test scores revealed a significant increase in the percentage of students performing at proficient and advanced levels.
The process of building a PLC at E. J. Swint continues thanks to Ken’s work in laying a solid foundation in this underserved community. His firsthand experience with transforming challenged schools translates into action-oriented presentations that inspire hope, create a clear vision, and offer practical strategies to those overwhelmed by challenges. Ken fills his presentations with the same inspiration, intelligence, impact, and humor that have made him such a positive and powerful presence in the lives of his students, colleagues, and clients.
Ken Williams earned a bachelor of arts degree from Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia, a master of science from the University of Bridgeport in Bridgeport, Connecticut, and an administration and supervision certificate from Bowie State University.