Debra Williams is the executive vice president of Right Management. She partners with boards, C-suite executives and leaders to align customer and employee experience to achieve sustainable business results. She also is a certified professional coach providing executive, leadership and business coaching to leaders across a wide range of industries.
Prior to joining Right Management, Williams served as senior vice president and chief human resources officer for Parkview Health in Fort Wayne, Ind. She also has held top human resources and operations leadership roles with St. John Providence Health System, Detroit Public Schools, McLaren Health, and RL Polk.
Williams has provided board leadership for numerous professional and nonprofit organizations, including the Detroit chapters of the Society for Human Resource Management and the National Association of African Americans in Human Resources, as well as the United Way of Allen County. She received the Athena Leadership Award in recognition of her professional excellence, community service and passion for assisting others in realizing their full leadership potential.