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Stuart Williams

Founder, In Place Impact

Stuart M. WilliamsStuart Williams is a visionary and leader who creates and redesigns private and public ecosystems built to succeed through an alignment with the values and virtues of today's "(R)Evolutionaries." He is one of the world’s most experienced advocates of how to maximize corporate profits by effecting positive change for humanity and the environment.

After enjoying a successful career as a business builder, owner and executive, Williams has spent the past eight years purposed to help any private or public ecosystem embrace the business, investment, humanitarian and environmental thesis of "making a profit while making a difference."

Williams is a global speaker and has presented to The Elders and at the United Nations. He is also a frequent guest lecturer on social and environmental entrepreneurship at the College of Charleston and serves as an instructor and Impact Entrepreneur in Residence for the Center for Entrepreneurship in the School of Business.

In 2017 he created the Stuart M. Williams Impact Scholars program. The program is designed to help exceptional undergraduate students at the College of Charleston become business leaders who develop innovations that solve the social, economic and environmental problems communities face today and in the future.

In addition to his consulting and design work, Williams is a director of the Be Earth Foundation; the executive director of The Alabaster Jar Foundation; and an advisor and board member of multiple for-profit and non-profit, purpose-driven organizations.

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