Dr. Don Williams is the Senior Vice President for Academic Administration at Adventist University of Health Sciences (formerly known as Florida Hospital College of Health Sciences). He has served the University in a variety of roles and has been a part of the institution since its inception in 1992. In his current role, Dr. Williams has played a vital part in the development of new professional programs. He has helped to ensure that excellent education is available at Adventist University and that graduates become leaders in their chosen healthcare professions. Dr. Williams received his doctoral degree from Purdue University. His hope for students is that they receive a first-rate education at Adventist University, they find the University a place to fulfill their career goals, and that they grow in their relationship with God as a result of nurturing interaction with faculty and staff. Dr. Williams has lived in New Guinea and Singapore. He enjoys spending time with his wife, reading, puttering around the house, and playing golf.