Andrea (Andi) Williams

Andi Williams, MAEd

Global Director, Nonprofit & Population Health

Current Role

Andi Williams is our Global Director, Nonprofit & Population Health. She designs and delivers transformational development experiences, with a particular focus on developing public health leaders. Her team works to systematically improve the health of entire populations by supporting and developing skills in public health leadership.


Andi brings passion and extensive experience in healthcare to her 20-year tenure with us. Before joining CCL, she served as Deputy Director of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF)’s Substance Abuse Policy Research program and the RWJF-funded Executive Nurse Fellows program, which increased the effectiveness of American nurse leaders. She was a Research Associate at Wake Forest Baptist Health for more than a decade.


Andi has an MAEd in Counseling and a BA in Economics, both from Wake Forest University.

Professional Affiliations & Publications

Andi authored a book chapter, “Culture of Health Leaders: Building a Diverse Network to Advance Health Equity” in Leading Community Based Changes in the Culture of Health in the U.S.

Insights From Andi

In this webinar our experts discuss how organizations can foster inclusion and belonging in the workplace through a culture of trust.
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Andi in the News

Andi Williams, Director of the Nonprofit and Population Health Leadership practices for Societal Impact at CCL, has been awarded the 2024 Shirley Chater Enduring Leadership Award by NurseTRUST.