Tia Taylor-Williams smilingTia Taylor Williams, Director

Tia Taylor Williams is the Director for the Center for School, Health and Education and the Center for Public Health Policy with responsibility for leadership and administration in the implementation of programmatic and policy strategies of CSHE.

Tia has been at APHA for eight years and has managed a portfolio of projects aimed at addressing the social determinants of health to reduce health inequities. In addition to providing grant management and project oversight, Tia has authored and shepherded the development of reports, issue briefs and fact sheets including Better Health Through Equity: Case Studies in Reframing Public Health and Health in All Policies: A Guide for State and Local Health Departments.

Tia has over 14 years of experience in public health and holds a Master of Public Health from Virginia Commonwealth University, Master of Science in Nutrition and Integrative Health and a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science from Ithaca College. Tia is dedicated to promoting policies and practices designed to help all communities thrive.