About Vince Williams
Mayor Williams serves as the South Fulton County mayoral representative on the ARC Board. He is a member of the Transportation & Air Quality Committee, the Community Resources Committee, and the Strategic Relations Subcommittee.
Elected to the city council in 2007, he worked to create a strong economic base for Union City by attracting new businesses. He was appointed mayor in May 2013 after his predecessor resigned, and was elected in November 2013.
Mayor Williams is a graduate of Lemoyne-Owen College in Memphis, TN, where he earned a B.A. in Political Science, and has a business career that spans more than 25 years.
He is a 2011 graduate of the Georgia Academy for Economic Development, received special recognition from the Atlanta Fire Rescue Department for emergency/disaster preparedness and business continuity in 2011. In 2012, he completed the Robert E. Knox Jr., Municipal Leadership Institute program through the University of Georgia in partnership with the Georgia Municipal Association. He is an alum of the 2016 class of ARC’s Regional Leadership Institute.
Mayor Williams and his wife, Sharon, have one daughter, Nia.