Michele Williams

Order in Council Appointee, 2015-2021

Member, Finance, Audit, Investment & Risk Committee


Michele Williams is the regional managing partner for Atlantic Canada with Grant Thornton.

She works with her colleagues across the region to provide clients with insight and advice to support their sustainable growth. Also in her role as a member of the National Management Committee and Senior Leadership Team, she is focused on working collaboratively with her team to develop and execute on the strategic direction for Grant Thornton, with a commitment to client service at the core.

Over the course of her career, Michele has been a part of numerous boards and committees, including the Discovery Centre, Halifax Chamber of Commerce, Accounting Education Foundation, United Way and International Women’s Forum. Michele enjoys mentoring youth and others in the business community with a focus on building Atlantic Canada’s future leaders.

Michele loves to read, bake and play golf. She enjoys spending time with her family at their cottage in the Annapolis Valley.