Mr. John C. Williams, Sr., earned his Bachelor of Science in Psychology in 1973, a Bachelor of Architecture in 1978 from Tulane, and the Master of Architecture in 2004. Mr. Williams is the principal of John C. Williams Architects LLC, founded in 1983. The firm’s primary focus is sustainable design, which includes historic preservation, historic restoration, and new construction. His firm has provided architectural services for several facilities at Tulane, such as the Woldenberg Art Center, the renovation of the Alumni House and the Annual Giving Facility, and the newly constructed Weatherhead Hall. Mr. Williams and his wife, Laura reside in New Orleans.