University of California, Davis/College OPTIONS
1407 Market St.
Redding, CA 96001
Brad Williams serves as the Associate Director North State with the University of California, Davis/College OPTIONS in Redding. The mission of College OPTIONS is to strengthen the college-going culture in the North State by increasing opportunities for students to pursue post secondary education, and ensuring that all students can make informed decisions about their education and their future. Prior to joining College OPTIONS, Brad served as the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Simpson University for 20 of the 27 years that the University has been in Redding. Brad holds a Masters of Business Administration degree from York College of Pennsylvania and a B.S. in Civil Engineering from the Pennsylvania State University.
Brad coached his sons in their various sports as they were growing up. He has been a part of the community advisory council for both Golden Umbrella and Mercy Medical Center Redding, served on the Leadership Redding steering committee for over 10 years, has been on the City of Redding Community Development Advisory Committee since 2011, is currently a member of the College Options board and is active in various roles with Neighborhood Church Redding.
Brad and his wife, Mary Kay, have been married over 30 years. They have raised 3 boys and are now enjoying the opportunity to spoil their 2 year old granddaughter, with another on the way.