Jill Williams AIA
Principal | Chairman of the Board
As Chairman of the Board of Directors and Managing Principal at KTGY Oakland, Jill D. Williams, AIA, brings more than 30 years of experience in innovative residential and mixed-use architecture to her leadership role. As Chairman, Ms. Williams strengthens the firm by sharing her experience, knowledge, and passion for KTGY. This top leadership position includes working closely with the firm’s CEO Tricia Esser, the Board of Directors and Managing Principals of the firm’s offices and studios worldwide.
As Managing Principal of the firm’s Oakland office, Ms. Williams takes an active role in client relationships, building quality architectural teams and providing overall project direction from planning and design conception through construction observation. Her ability to interface well with the community and keen awareness to detail promotes excellent working relationships that continuously deliver quality solutions.
Ms. Williams joined KTGY in Irvine in 1991. Since 2001, she has dedicated her efforts to building an award-winning studio in the San Francisco Bay Area. Her dedication to sustainable and thoughtful design has been recognized by clients, communities and the development industry alike, resulting in a thriving practice in the greater San Francisco Bay Area.
Bachelor of Environmental Design
Miami University, Oxford, OH
Licensed Architect - CA
Home Builders Association of BIA Bay Area
The North State Building Industry Association
American Institute of Architects, AIA
Gold Nugget Advisory Committee