Powerhouse, Personable Alumna Named President & CEO
As President and CEO, Williams now leads the North and South America operations for the world’s second-largest manufacturer and supplier of polymer stabilizers.
It made perfect sense that she had been on their succession planning radar. Williams had touched every aspect of the business, and from the outset, had made an impact and gotten positive financial results.
Complementing her business knowledge are other standout CEO qualities like empathy, which allows her to connect to employees. Her leadership skillset empowers people to accomplish company goals. Excellent communication skills motivate and inspire momentum.
The senior executive-wife-mother, who attended Catholic schools growing up in Louisiana, credits her parents for their emphasis on faith, education and hard work.
Moreover, Williams cannot say enough about the preparation she gained at UST.
“St. Thomas did so much for me,” she said. “It’s the culture there that stands out and the high-level connections you can achieve.”
As for her future, Williams isn’t projecting. “I am thankful for the opportunity, enjoying the moment and focusing on our continued success.”