Enisha Williams serves as Senior Program Manager, Leadership Programs at the George W. Bush Institute. In this role, she oversees the day-to-day operations of the Stand-To Veteran Leadership Program, including scholar and speaker logistics, programmatic elements, and communication efforts. Enisha also supports the logistics and execution of Presidential Leadership Scholars, Liberty & Leadership Program, and the Women’s Initiative Fellowship at the Bush Institute.
Formerly, Enisha lived in the Washington, D.C. area where she produced events for notable issue-based organizations such as the Clinton Foundation, The Rockefeller Foundation, and the Peter G. Peterson Foundation.
A Dallas native, Enisha is deeply involved in various community organizations that advance outcomes for underserved populations. She currently serves as president of the Mayor’s Star Council, a leadership organization whose mission is to advance civic engagement and empower leaders to impact the City of Dallas through the purpose to learn, connect, and serve. Enisha also serves on the board of ScholarShot, an organization that helps at-risk students complete vocational, associate, or undergraduate degrees.
Enisha is a proud graduate of the University of Texas at Austin where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology. She serves on the board of the Dallas Texas Exes, the local alumni chapter for UT, and as chair of the community engagement committee.
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