Vanessa Williams

Actor

Vanessa Williams

Vanessa Williams is an actor who has appeared in numerous television series. She uses her public platform to support and advocate for causes that confront injustice and create positive social change. Ms. Williams serves as First Vice Chair on the Board of the Black Aids Institute—the only national HIV/AIDS think tank focused exclusively on black people. She is also an ambassador for A CALL TO MEN, the leading men’s organization committed to ending violence and discrimination against women and girls, and supports its mission to “create a world where all men and boys are loving and respectful and all women and girls are valued and safe!”

“No person is your friend (or kin) who demands your silence, or denies your right to grow and be perceived as fully blossomed as you were intended.” — Alice Walker