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Williams begins his first season working in the UC Sports Medicine Department during the 2014-15 year.
Williams' experience spans 36 years in athletic training. He previously has served as head athletic trainer at Liberty University, Wyoming and Villanova. He recently worked at St. Rita's Medical Center/Orthopedic Institute of Ohio as an athletic trainer and physician extender.
A past president of the Mountain West Conference Sports Medicine Society while at Wyoming, Williams earned staff of the year and athletic trainer of the year accolades in 2008.
Williams has served as an athletic trainer at three Olympic Games and also has spent 26 years as an associate in the Justin® sports medicine program in professional rodeo. A Cincinnati native and 1978 Oak Hills High School graduate, Williams earned his undergraduate degree in education at Ohio State in 1982 and his master's degree in community health at UC in 1984.