Party affiliation: Democrat
Kathleen A. Petras Williams, American emergency room nurse, paramedic. Registered Nurse critical care specialty; certified advanced life support, paramedic. Named one of Outstanding Young Women American, 1981. Fellow: American Heart Association; member: National Association of Female Executives, First Female Paramedic City New Britain, Administrators and Counselors (award 1976), Connecticut Association Women Deans.
Emergency medical technical, administrator Hunter's Meriden Ambulance Service, Connecticut, 1980—1983, New Britain Emergency Medical Services, Inc., 1983—1987, acting supervisor, 1987, supervisor, 1988—1993. Emergency room/Intensive Care Unit nurse New Britain General Hospital, 1988—1993. Emergency room nurse Bristol Hospital, since 1993.
Senatorial intern Capitol Hill, Washington, 1975, International Broadcast Systems, Inc., 1976—1980. Volunteer Middlesex Association Retarded Citizens, since 1980. Board directors American Red Cross, 1988—1993, CPR instructor, 1988—1993.
Member executive board E-911 Systems, City of New Britain, 1988—1990. Kindergarten-level mentor Edgewood School District, 1996—1997.