Liles Williams

Liles Williams is Chairman of the Workers’ Compensation Commission. He was appointed by Governor Barbour in 2005. Prior to his appointment as Chairman, he served as Vice President and Assistant to the President of Stuart C. Irby Co., Jackson, Mississippi. Stuart C. Irby Co. operates 39 electrical supply houses in the south east and is listed by McGraw-Hill as number 14 in the United States.

Williams received his BS in Business Administration from Belhaven College. His past community and civic activities include the following:
  • Served as Founding President of Mississippi World Trade Center an organization created for the purpose of serving as a resource for Mississippi businesses in import and export business
  • Founding Vice Chairman of Mississippi Partnership for Economic Development which works with the Mississippi Development Authority and other state agencies to bring new business to our state
  • Chairman of Distributors Committee and member of the Board of Directors Metro Jackson Chamber of Commerce
  • Chairman, Small Business Council and member of the Board of Directors Mississippi Economic Council
  • Chairman of Governmental Affairs Committee, National Association of Electrical Distributors
  • National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors, Board of Delegates, PAC Board
  • Business and Industry Political Education (BIPEC) and Improve Mississippi Political Action Committee (IMPAC): President, Board of Directors
  • American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) – Chairman, Mississippi Private Sector. Awarded Private Sector member of the Year, 1997 in recognition of exemplary support of ALEC and its mission to advance the Jeffersonian principles of individual liberty, limited government, federalism and free enterprise.
  • Mississippi Subcontractor’s Association Board of Directors and Legislative Chairman
  • United States Chamber of Commerce-Public Affairs Committee
  • Delegate to White House Conference on Small Business
  • Mississippi Jaycees State Vice President
  • United Way of Capital Area – Campaign Chairman and Chairman of Board
  • President, Keep Jackson Beautiful

Chairman Williams' secretary, Lee Anne Muncie, may be reached by direct dial at 601-987-4258 or the Chairman may be reached by Internet e-mail at lwilliams at (replace the 'at' with @ and remove the spaces).

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