Miss Virginia USA 2016

Desiree Williams

Dr. Desiree Williams, PT, DPT, RYT-200 is a Doctor of Physical Therapy and author who currently serves as the Interim Director of the William R. Harvey Leadership Institute at Hampton University as well as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy. In late 2014, she published a book she co-authored entitled, Love Affair with my Hair: Why Black Women Cheat on Health. During her year of service, Desiree will travel the across Virginia to promote the power of goal-setting, pursuing higher education, and dreaming larger than you could ever perceive.