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Valerie Williams

Senior Associate Director, Admission and Multicultural Student Affairs

Valerie is a seasoned professional in higher education. She worked at DePaul University for 10 years prior to joining Erikson 25 years ago. She received her M.Ed. in higher education from Loyola University. At Erikson, Valerie has held several positions throughout Enrollment Management, and she finds that the most enjoyable part of her work is the opportunity to get to know applicants as they convert to students and transform into alums who do amazing work in the field of Child Development. Valerie currently supervises the overall admission process for new students and collaborates with faculty, staff and resource departments to advocate and create an inclusive environment for students of color enrolled at Erikson. Valerie also works with the deaf ministry as an interpreter at her church.