First Person: Education and Perception Struggle to Keep Up with Modern Manufacturing

Dr. David B. Williams is Executive Dean of the Professional Colleges and Dean of The College of Engineering at The Ohio State University. As part of his role, he serves on the board of Columbus 2020, Central Ohio’s economic development organization, and is a regular participant in meetings with companies considering the area for expansion. Dr. Williams spoke recently with Area Development on the subjects of higher education and workforce development.