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John Williams
John T. Williams
Chief Executive Officer (Retired)
The Regional Eye Center
BS, Communications, University of Tennessee

Special Awards or Honors: Houston International Film Festival Silver Medallion for Best Television Documentary, Executive Producer and Writer; Practical Conference on Communications presenter and published “Nuclear Emergency Information Management”

Professional Memberships and Offices Held: American Society of Ophthalmic Administrators

Volunteer Interest & Board Service: Kingsport Higher Education Commission: Chairman 2012-Continuing, University of Tennessee College of Communication and Information: Chair 2017-June 2019; Board of Visitors 2013 – 2019; Wellmont Health System: Member Board of Directors 2008 – 2014; Wellmont Holston Valley Medical Center: Past Chairman Board of Directors 2008; Wellmont Foundation Board of Governors:Past Chair; Kingsport Chamber of Commerce: Past President; United Way-Kingsport: Past Executive Board; Kingsport Tomorrow:Past Board of Directors

Hobbies/Special Interests/Research: Golf, Digital Photography

Additional Education: Wharton Executive Management Program, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania; Yale School of Management Executive Program, Yale University