Colonel John F. Williams
Colonel John Williams is the Chief, Career Systems & Studies Branch, Army G-1. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology (GA Tech) and an MBA from Capital University. While on active duty Colonel Williams has managed the analysis and execution of programs in support of congressionally mandated strength objectives and operational manning requirements; developed and led multiple equal opportunity programs; managed the personnel/human resources requirements for a multi-state government organization; served as a primary instructor and trainer at a 4-year state university; and led the communications efforts for the Army Reserve personnel directorate. Prior to his service on active duty, Colonel Williams worked in the civilian sector as a corporate engineer where he was responsible for several new plant start-ups and the implementation and design of new technologies to support steel manufacturing and the paper packaging industry.