Alderman Ron Williams
Ron Williams is a Knoxville native who grew up in Powell and Fountain City and received his education at the Knoxville State Area VoTec and the University of Tennessee. He spent a number of years in Southern California managing a large manufacturing plant that produced aircraft and race engine parts before returning to East Tennessee to accept a position as a machine tool sales engineer for Sunnen Products. After 28 years and 1.3 million miles of travel with over 800 successful projects, Ron was able to retire from a full-time travel work load. Currently, he works part time as a project consulting engineer from his home office with most of his time spent on the phone. He stays current with today’s technology by helping companies such as Toyota, Chevrolet, Stanadyne and the Air Force.
Ron is currently serving his second term on the Farragut Board of Zoning Appeals and is a 2015 Introduction to Farragut graduate. A Sugarwood resident for more than 20 years, he has served five separate terms on the Sugarwood Homeowners Association Board and is the current president. In addition, he has been the chair of the Sugarwood Homeowners Association Planning and Architectural Committee for the past twenty years and has worked diligently on all of the neighborhood’s improvement projects.
Ron and his wife TC have been married for over twenty-five years. Their son recently relocated to Minneapolis to accept a new job as a senior computer systems administrator. In his spare time, Ron is in the garage with friends restoring old cars and trucks.