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Brian Williams, Former Executive Director, Hands On Nashville

Brian N. Williams served as Hands On Nashville’s executive director from March 2007 to March 2016. A Tennessee native, Brian received his Master of Social Work (MSSW) with Honors from the University of Tennessee and was named “Social Work Student of the Year” by the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) in 2001. Brian is a member of the Academy of Certified Social Workers (ACSW), and he is an adjunct professor in The University of Tennessee’s College of Social Work, and serves as board treasurer of the Tennessee Chapter of NASW.

Brian’s professional experience includes nonprofit financial management, program development and resource development. He most recently served as development director for Exchange Club Family Center, where he was responsible for all aspects of resource development. Prior to this position, Brian worked for Catholic Charities as assistant administrator. There, he was responsible for programmatic and financial oversight, facilities administration and grant administration.