James R. Williams (lawyer)
|James R. Williams|
|Court of Common Please|
|Preceded by||John Reece|
|Alma mater||University of Akron|
|Religion||African Methodist Episcopal|
Williams received his undergraduate and juris doctorate degree from University of Akron.
Williams was the 25th General President of Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity. As president, he was named one of the 100 most influential Black Americans by Ebony magazine. Williams is also the principal founder of Akron based the Alpha Phi Alpha Education Foundation and Alpha Phi Alpha Homes.
- Mason, Herman (1999). "James R. Williams". The Talented Tenth: The Founders and Presidents of Alpha (2nd ed.). Winter Park, FL: Four-G. ISBN 1-885066-63-5.
|General President of Alpha Phi Alpha