Derrick M. Williams (CC, ’81)
Joined the Board in 2004
Mr. Williams recently retired from the position of vice president of Finance and Planning and vice president for Finance, Delphi, Europe, Middle East and Africa, having previously served in a number of senior level positions with the Delphi Corporation and the General Motors Powertrain Division. In 1997, he established the Doris F. Williams Memorial Scholarship Fund, awarding scholarships to minority students attending four-year colleges or universities. Recipient of the Powell William Holly Alumnus of the Year award in 1997, he is also a member of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc., the National Association of Black Accountants and the National Black MBA Association.
Mr. Williams received the Bachelor of Arts degree in Finance and Accounting from Clark College and the Master of Arts in Business Administration from Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, Michigan.