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Portia Jean Williams, American educational organization executive, writer. Certified teacher Ohio.


Williams, Portia Jean was born on December 23, 1969 in Portsmouth, Ohio, United States. Daughter of George Sisson and Betty Jean Reaves.


Associate of Arts, Shawnee State University, 1995. Bachelor in English and Humanities, Shawnee State University, 1996.


Resident manager RLJ Management Company, Portsmouth, 1994. Substitute teacher Portsmouth City Schools, 1997—2000. Prevention specialist Counseling Center, 2000—2001.

Admission counselor Shawnee State University, 2001. President, Chief Executive Officer Higher Heights Enterprises, since 2001. Speaker in field.; member advisory planning team Southern Ohio Museum, Portsmouth, since 2000, consultant, since 2002.

Member 12th annual leadership conference University Cincinnati, 2000—2001.


  • Certified teacher Ohio.


Member committee Martin Luther King Junior Committee, Portsmouth, since 2002. Founder New Direction Mentoring Team. Member Northend Block Watch Committee.

Vice president PTO, Roosevelt Elementary School. Minister outreach and evangelism Pleasant Green Missionary Baptist Church. Member Northend Ministerial Alliance, Scioto County Ministerial Alliance.

Board directors 14th St. Community Center, Portsmouth, since 2001, Habitat for Humanity, Portsmouth, since 2001. Member of Poetry & Praise Productions, Inc., Business and Professional Women (executive director since 2001, Young Careerist award 2001).


  • Other Interests

    Poetry, volunteer work, walking, singing.


Married Mark Andrew Williams, April 25, 1993. Children: Jori, Pajah, Micah.

George Sisson

Betty Jean Reaves

Mark Andrew Williams

Jori Williams

Pajah Williams

Micah Williams