Roland Williams '97 (VPA)

President & CEO
Football Mentality, LLC

Roland Williams is president & CEO of Football Mentality, LLC, a professional development company providing football-inspired team building and leadership training to organizations across the globe. Williams was a multi-year letterman and All-BIG EAST football player for Syracuse University who was drafted into the National Football League in 1998. During his eight-year professional career, Williams played with the Oakland Raiders, Tampa Bay Buccaneers and, most notably, the St. Louis Rams where he was an integral part of the legendary "Greatest show on Turf" offensive unit that broke numerous records en route to Super Bowl victory in 1999. Williams is also a proud father of three sons and a passionate social entrepreneur helping teens in poverty overcome barriers to succeed as students and citizens.