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Dr. Melody Williams

Dr. Melody Williams
Chesapeake, VA United States
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Dr. Melody Shelton Williams, Ph.D., is an accomplished author, teacher, and mentor. At age thirty, she is an authoritative voice for the millennial generation, using her moving life story of personal transformation to inspire countless men and women. 

For the last six years, Dr. Williams enjoyed an impressive career in higher education, teaching at her alma mater, Old Dominion University, as well as other notable institutions like the National Defense University's Joint Advanced Warfighting School, a senior level war college for educating high-ranking officers as a professional initiative of the U.S. Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. 

Along with honors and recognition for her outstanding scholastic performance as a distinguished African American undergraduate and a doctoral fellow, she is known for delivering engaging and heartfelt talks as a presenter, speaker, and keynote at professional conferences and luncheons. Through her free personal growth seminar, The DREAMS Institute, Dr. Williams is now combining her academic training with biblical life lessons to empower individuals of all ages for successful futures. 

In addition to leading the institute, Melody serves in ministry at Mount Lebanon Missionary Baptist Church, a dynamic Christian organization in Chesapeake, VA led by Bishop K.W. Brown that consists of over 10,000 members, five worship locations, and a Stellar Award winning contemporary gospel choir. 

Currently, she and her husband of eight years, OJ, have one daughter, Hope. 


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