Dennis Williams has 43 years of experience with the North Carolina and Virginia Divisions of MHDDSAS, consisting of positions within a private Provider, positions within the NC Division of MHDDSAS and positions within a Local Management Entity/Managed Care Organizations. These experiences included system change, promoting and implementation of evidenced-based practices, budget management, person centered services, outcome-based contracts, community collaboration and integrated care. He has led and co-led projects for residential program development, mergers and acquisitions, national accreditation, service expansion and other projects as assigned. He most recently worked with and collaborated with county stakeholders throughout eastern NC. Throughout his career his passion has been developing and managing services that assist individuals with meeting their needs and achieving their personal dreams.