About Faye Williams

faye williamsFaye Williams is a social justice activist from Gainesville, Florida. For many years she ran a feminist bookstore and meeting space in Washington, DC. She has a BA in American Studies and a paralegal certificate from Antioch Law School.

Ms Williams is:

  • Co-chair of the Alachua County Black History Task Force;
  • Co-founder of the Alachua County Peace Coalition;
  • Founder of Porters Quarters Community Connection;
  • On the Mayor’s Community Response Council Advisory Board;
  • A Porters Quarters Community Center Grandma;
  • Former Chair of the Downtown Redevelopment Advisory Board;
  • A Board Member of the State Housing Initiatives Partnership Program;
  • And a member of the Porters Quarters Community Farm;